Mission Statement: The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan political organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government; works to increase understanding of major public policy issues; and influence public policy through education and advocacy.
Core Values: The goal of the League of Women Voters is to empower citizens to shape better communities worldwide. To that end:
We are a non-partisan political membership organization
We believe that grassroots initiatives and consensus-building are the strengths of our organization
We believe that our organization models the principles of good governance
We consider well before taking action, and prepare well before beginning to act
We believe that citizenship requires knowledge, as well as the ability and will to act
We believe that the responsibility of good government rests on the shoulders of its citizens
We believe that the rights of citizens at home and abroad are interdependent
The League of Women Voters believes in respect for individuals; the value of diversity; the empowerment of the grassroots, both within the League and in communities; and the power to collective decision-making for the common good.
The League of Women Voters acts with trust, integrity, and professionalism.
The League of Women Voters operates in an open and effective manner to meet the needs of those we serve, both members and the public.
The League of Women Voters takes the initiative in seeking diversity in membership.
The League of Women Voters acknowledges our heritage as we seek our path to the future.
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