Greater Cleveland

Greater Cleveland

The League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland serves voters in Cuyahoga County and has ten chapters to serve local municipalities: Bay Village, Cleveland, Cleveland Heights-University Heights, East Cleveland, Fairview Park, Hillcrest, Lakewood, Rocky River, Shaker Heights, and Westlake-North Olmsted.

Since 1920, the League of Women Voters has been a leader in empowering citizens and defending democracy. 

Changes in LWVGC activities due to COVID 19

We have cancelled all in-person events indefinitely. Some will be rescheduled, or changed to an online, virtual format.

The League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland and our partners are following the recommendations of our Governor, the Ohio Department of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and joining the collective efforts to ensure our community stays safe and healthy during the Covid-19 outbreak.  

LWV Cleveland PD 5-28-1920
News

Today, May 29, 2020 is the official 100th anniversary date of the Cleveland League of Women Voters (now League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland), as it was inducted into the newly organized national League of Women Voters on this date in 1920.

LWV Greater Cleveland Annual Meeting
Event Date: 
Jun 13 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Event location: 

Virtual meeting planned

LWVGC members, join us for our 6th annual meeting with guest speaker Jen Miller, Executive Director of the LWV Ohio.
Go to this page to review agenda items (2020-21 budgets, nominating committee report, and program).

Gerrymandering and Ohio
Event Date: 
May 28 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Video forum

In 2021, district lines will be redrawn. What can we expect in Ohio and nationally from the census delay and results, and their impact on #FairMaps? Watch national and local experts share their concerns and perspectives.

Money in Politics June 9
Event Date: 
Jun 9 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Virtual by Zoom

Catherine Turcer, Executive Director, Common Cause Ohio, will bring us up to date on one of the most critical areas of democracy: Money in Politics in 2020

Health equity study
Event Date: 
Jun 20 2020 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Event location: 

Zoom virtual meeting

We need your input for positions on health equity!

League of Women Voters 54th National Convention 2020
Event Date: 
Jun 25 2020 (All day) to Jun 27 2020 (All day)
Event location: 

Transitioning to a virtual platform

We invite our League members to save these dates and plan to join fellow passionate and engaged League leaders for our biennial national in June 2020. Email president@

Women's Suffrage Memorabilia
Event Date: 
Jun 27 2020 - 2:00pm
Event location: 

Virtual by Zoom

Women's Empowerment Centennial Lecture Series
Speaker: Angela Clark-Taylor, Director, Flora Stone Mather Center for Women, CWRU
The lecture is free and open to the public. To get a Zoom link, registration is required.