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Telling Tales Theater

Telling Tales Theater - Finding Our Voices

Telling Tales Theater -Finding Our Voices


Board 2023

Board 2023

Board 2023

Poll Watcher Training

Poll Watching Training

Non-Partisian Election Observers Protect All Voters


Fourth of July Parade

Fourth of July 2022

Youth join LWV to celebrate the Fourth of July.

2022 Annual Meeting

2022 Annual Meeting

2022 Annual Meeting at Capri Restaurant, Downer Grove

LWV Meet and Greet Candidates

Meet and Greet

League sponsored Meet & Greet for School Boards and Park District in Downers Grove.

Equal Pay for Women Rally

Equal Pay for Women

Supporting Equal Pay for Women at Rally in Downtown Downers Grove

Downers Grove-Woodridge-Lisle

The League of Women Voters of Downers Grove, Woodridge, Lisle is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.  League of Women Voters of Downers Grove, Woodridge, Lisle is an organization fully committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in principle and in practice. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are central to the organization’s current and future success in engaging all individuals, households, communities, and policy makers in creating a more perfect democracy.




New Members

Magnify our voice, join us! Present members, re-new now.

Sunshine is a League Priority - Sunshine refers to observing and engaging in your local units of government. The League of Women Voters has been an active champion of openness in government throughout its history. The organization's principles include the requisite that "government bodies protect the citizen's right to know by giving adequate notice of proposed actions, holding open meetings and making public records accessible." Over the years, the League has supported various federal, state and local initiatives to expand open government requirements and has fought against proposals aimed at limiting access to public information.

In addition to in-person attendance, most government agencies now live-stream public meetings and have videos available for the public to watch at their convenience. Below is a list of helpful links to help you start shining some sun in your neighborhood:

bridging the divide

The League of Women Voters of DG, Woodridge and Lisle is offering a series of public events in 2023-24 bringing community members together to learn, discuss and find solutions that work to bridge the divide we either perceive or actually have with one another.

Restorative Justice

Attorney Tauya Forst recently sat down with Mary Hobein, a member of LGWVDGWL to discuss the subject of restorative justice.  Mrs.