Making Democracy Work

What's New

This page contains current information such as flyers for upcoming events, copies of recent presentations, and other useful information.


You can now join LWVBC or make an additional donation to LWVBC online using your credit card. Payments are processed by Paypal but you do NOT need a Paypal account to contribute. See the "Join LWV" or "Donate to Us" sections for further information or click on the buttons below:

Join the League! Donate

Since Homelessness is a major action area for LWVBC, we're going to be adding a page on the Website providing links to important information. We'll let you know as soon as this page is up and running. In the meantime, there is an opportunity to become involved on September 12th. See the Calendar for more details on this meeting or contact Teri Neustaedter at for more information.

Volunteer Opportunities

Are you looking for ways to get more involved and meet other members? Click on the following link for some ideas:

Volunteer Opportunities

Additionally, volunteers are needed for voter registration events to be held on National Voter Registration Day (Tuesday, September 25th) and at the Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair (Saturday, October 6th and Sunday, October 7th). Contact Penny Markey at 310-379-9972 or 310-892-2381 (Cell) if you're able to help or if you need more information.

Volunteers are also needed to assist with the Hawthorne Candidate Forums on Wednesday, September 26th and Thursday, October 4th. Contact Diane Wallace if you can help.

Upcoming Meetings

The Annual Tri-League Meeting will be held on Saturday, September 8th at the Depot Restaurant in Torrance. Click on the following link for a flyer which provides additional details:

2018 TriLeague Flyer

Two candidate forums for the upcoming Hawthorne municipal election will be held on Wednesday, September 26th and Thursday, October 4th. See the Calendar for additional details.


Dr. Sam Chan's Powerpoint presentation from the "Optimizing Brain Health" forum is now available at the following link:

Brain Development and Resilience

We are still working on getting the Sherzais' presentation.

Ballot Measures