* What's New since Nov 9....
*September is membership renewal time. Our national reporting deadline is January 31. The sooner you are able to renew the better. See the JOIN US at LWVLPC paragraph below for more information
* LWVCO 11/1/18:
Hi League Member, Interested in learning how the League lobbies our General Assembly? Want to be a member of the team that influences legislation?
The LWVCO Legislative Action Committee (LAC) will host an Orientation / Training session on Thursday, November 29th from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm at the Scottish Rite Temple, 1370 Grant St in Denver and you are invited to attend.
*Click Legislative Action Workshop for more info.
* Click LWVUS League Update to read the Nov 8, 2018 LWV League Update.
Tuesday was a historic day. More women elected to office than ever before. The first Muslim and Native American women, the first black women from New England, the first Latina women from Texas--all elected to Congress. Record high voter turnout for a midterm election. Voting rights expanded, with redistricting reforms and expanded registration passed in at least six states.
*11/7/18: Click 2018 local election results for the Durango Herald consolidation of 11/6/18 results
September, 29, 2018
La Plata County Leaguer,
*September is membership renewal time. Our national reporting deadline is January 31. The sooner you are able to renew the better. That saves both of us a series of reminders. Just send a check for your renewal dues ($55 for regular members and $35 for each additional household member) payable to LWVLPC, and mail to Buck Skillen, Treasurer, 776 Animas View Dr. Durango, CO 81301. For this year, student memberships are free, so welcome any students you know to join us in League. If there are changes in your contact information notify Kathleen Adams, Interim Membership Chair, at the address below." Newsletter
*If you are becoming a new member of the LWVLPC, Please fill out a 2018-2019 LWVLPC Membership Form and include a copy to Buck Skillen at the address above. WELCOME and THANKS.
Only a very small amount of local dues remains with the local league - $6. If you can add an additional amount as a donation to LWVLPC, that would help significantly to continue our work. Please note that donations to the general fund are not tax-deductible; BUT donations to the Education Fund are deductible. Donations are greatly appreciated and we promise will be used wisely. Instructions are below and on the membership form and the web site.
Upcoming League events of interest, please join us for these:
Mail your renewal check, payable to LWVLPC, (($55 for regular members and $35 for each additional household member) to Buck Skillen, Treasurer, 776 Animas View Dr., Durango, Co 81301.
Consider joining and/or helping with the leadership core. We have vacant board positions + Our monthly board meetings involve an equal amount of fun and work.
Consider including a tax deductible donation to the LWVLPC. Include a separate check payable to "LWVCO Education Fund " write "La Plata County" on the memo line. This donation will be used locally for voter education activities.
Feel free to contact me with any questions or comments and especially offers to join the leadership core. We are looking forward to another year with you in the LWVLPC.
LWVLPC Membership Chair firstname.lastname@example.org