Making Democracy Work

Grassroots Leadership since 1920

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government.

For almost 100 years, we have have made a difference in our democracy.

We influence public policy, advocate for issues that affect our lives, and encourage greater participation in public life.

We welcome men and women, citizens and non-citizens, young and old to join us in our work.

Who are we? We are the League of Women Voters, an organization of women and men who want to make a difference in the political future of our country.



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At the Rhode Island State House is the bust of pioneer suffragist and tireless social reformer Elizabeth Buffum Chace. Chace and Paulina Wright Davis formed the RI Women's Suffrage Association in 1868.