Making Democracy Work

A Voice for Citizens, A Force for Change

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

Help the LWVSHR earn money to use towards our advocacy and education of the public!


Directions: Please click and fill in the information on this Contact Form for EACH time you make contact for EACH issue. Be sure to document each and every time you contact your Virginia Legislator on this form.

For those people who are not yet members of the League of Women Voters of South Hampton Roads (LWVSHR) - join us to liaise with people who want to learn about issues concerning all. We are proudly non-partisan and seek to engage and educate ourselves about issues through speakers and discussion at our monthly meetings and interest/study groups. We have voter registration drives and get out the vote efforts so that all people are engaged in our democracy. We also publish candidate information on our free access website so that all people can be informed about elections. The LWV will send you Action Alerts for Virginia and USA via your email so that you may stay abreast as to what is happening in our democracy.

Thank you for your time and support!

Monthly Unit Meetings - Small Education/Discussion Groups

Unit Meetings are small group discussions when we have speakers to educate us on different topics. There are different times and locations for you to choose. All Monthly Unit Meetings are free and open to the public.

Please click on Calendar for topics, dates, times and locations.

Virginia Voter Guide

Who is my Legislator map You do not need to put in your address if you do not want, you may find your home on the map then tap on that location and the information will pop up.

Virginia Department of Elections - check your voter registration and to determine your voting location

Virginia General Assembly

Virginia Legislative Information Service


We are all equal at the ballot box, but only if we vote. We engage millions of voters every year ensuring Americans have the information they need to participate in elections that determine our future. LWV-US site to Take Action and find out more about elections.

Fill in this Member Interest form and a LWVSHR member will contact you so that you can become more involved and learn about issues that concern you.