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The League of Women Voters of Henderson County generally meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month, September through May.
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LWV Mission Statement

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political activist organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Both women and men are League members. League is not for women only!

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Our League was formed in 1963 and has worked ever since to influence community improvements. We currently have 104 members, both women and men.

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Latest News

For more information, including location, see the Calendar or the latest Bulletin.

 Quality Public Education Component Evidence for Local Study

Click for PDF (172K). Will open in a new window.
Links in the PDF may not work on mobile devices, but should from your computer.

 NC Dept. HHS Public Hearing on NC Medicaid Reform

Wednesday, April 6 at 6:30 PM

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is holding public hearings on the Medicaid reform draft. This is a perfect opportunity for League members and supporters of Medicaid expansion to make their opinions known.


Thursday, May 19 at 11:30 AM

Supporting Voters for 51 years
SPeaker: Bob Hall, Democracy NC
The Cedars

 LWV HC Endorses the Ecusta Trail

Read the endorsement

 Link to Voting Rights video from Feb. 18 meeting

Thursday, February 18

YouTube video (Click to watch; about 1 hour)

 Women's Forum of NC meeting

Saturday, April 2 at 9:30 AM

The Women's Forum of NC is holding a meeting on April 2 from 9:30-1:30 pm at the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly for the purpose of encouraging women to pursue public policy leadership positions. On the panel: the mayors of Hendersonville and Asheville and Senator Terry Van Duyn.
Download the registration form


Tuesday, April 12 at 3:30 PM

The new ERA-NC Alliance has been organized and will be launched on April 12, Equal Pay Day, at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem. Special guest will be Jessica Neuwirth, author of Equal Means Equal and president of the national ERA Coalition with which our alliance is connected.

 Link to LWV Blog Added

The (National) League of Women Voters has an excellent blog, "Voices of the League." You can now link to it directly from our Member Services page.

Most General Meetings are held at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce building, 204 Kanuga Road (corner of Kanuga and Church) in Hendersonville.



Information for Study Issues
The Role of the Federal Government in Public Education

Immigration Study CDs
Two different CDs are now available.

Electronic Observer Corp
Members only.

Members - Check Member Support for additional information for Members only.

NC Voter — most recent issue (pdf)

Annual Dues Information


LWVHC - Positions

Archives - The Bulletin


Other information of interest to members

Resources for current studies



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