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THE ABC’s OF STATE LEAGUE MEMBERSHIP

Membership in the League of Women Voters of West Virginia may be obtained through national, state or local channels Members Joining any one level of the League automatically become part of the entire League of Women Voters network.

Currently there are 4 local Leagues organized in Huntington, Jefferson County, Morgantown and Wood County.

Local League dues range from $25 to $45. Members living outside these local League areas automatically become Members-at-Large of the state League.

Member-at-Large

This is an individual member of the State League who lives outside the area of a local Leagues. Dues are $40 per year and are paid directly to the state.* As part of the League network, Members at-Large receive the national VOTER and the West Virginia VOTER, both published 5-6 times per year. Additional state League information on program and action is sent from time to time Usually Members-at- Large do not attend meetings, but are entitled to engage in selected League activities recommended by the state Board of Directors.

Member-at-Large Unit

This is an organized group of at least 10 Members-at-Large of the State League. Such groups may be organized at the discretion of the state board in communities where there appears to be sufficient interest MAL Units may have a small steering committee, but no official board of directors since they are a sub-unit of the State board of Directors. They hold at least four meetings per year and may participate in state and national studies, make program recommendations, and perform Voters Service activities in their community with the permission of the state. Dues for each member of the MAL Unit is $40.  Dues for two members in one household are $60.

Local League

This is a tightly structured group of at least 30 members who have been granted official recognition by the state and national Leagues. Local Leagues have their own bylaws, elect their own officers, and set their own dues. In addition to participating in state and national program items, they conduct an in-depth study of local government, and carry out voters service, action, public relations and financial development in their communities.

To join, contact the President or Treasurer of each respective League:

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF WV
President: Nancy Novak
23 Valley View Circle
Vienna, WV 26105
304-295-8215; NNovakWV@gmail.com

Treasurer: Teresa Koon
4112 Coopers Creek Road
Charleston, WV 25312
304-965-5183; tbyler@suddenlink.net

HUNTINGTON AREA
President: Helen Gibbins
6128 Gideon Road
Huntington, WV 25705
304-736-3287; gibbins@frontier.com

Treasurer: Ann Speer
304-525-2244; annlspeer@comcast.net

JEFFERSON COUNTY
President: Debbie Royalty
199 Brannon Lane
Charles Town WV 25414
304-728-0191; twoofakindfarm@frontiernet.net

Treasurer: Carline Shaw
304-876-9483; shawcpa@frontiernet.net

MORGANTOWN-MONONGALIA COUNTY
President: Jonathan Rosenbaum
304-599-2370; jr@lwvwv.org

Treasurer: Lyndell Millechia
476 Lawnview Drive
Morgantown, WV 26505-2131;
599-0904; millecchia@frontier.com

WOOD COUNTY
President: Charmaine Dotson
2133 17th Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101
304-428-1076; cyde62@suddenlink.net

Treasurer: Marion Weiser
304-428-3608; RMWeiser@suddenlink.net

 

 The IRS requires us to remind you that dues are not tax-deductible.

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