Advocacy After Work

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The LWVMT Program Committee would like you to join us for the inaugural happy hour meet-up, Cocktails & Council at 5 p.m. on April 18, 2019, at Hotel Indigo in downtown Tulsa! In attendance we will have City Councilors Jeannie Cue and Cass Fahler of Districts 2 and 5, respectively. It’s an opportunity to sit back, relax, and discuss current …

Volunteer Opportunities

Shailaja Marion News

The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa has several events coming up and is looking for volunteers! Voter Registration Naturalization Ceremony When: Thursday, April 11 @1pm Where: City Hall (175 E. 2nd St.) Volunteers: 3 Interested volunteers can sign up HERE. (Please note this is a separate event to the monthly ceremonies listed below.) Naturalization Ceremony When: 2nd Wednesday …

March Lunch Meet-Up

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The March Lunch Meet-up will be focusing on the topic of immigration. To read up on the LWVUS’ position on immigration, please visit pp.89-90 in the Impact on Issues. Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019Time: 12:00-1:00pmLocation: YWCA Community Room(1910 S. Lewis Ave.) Arrive early (~11:30am) w/ lunch if you’d like!

LWV Tulsa Meet Ups

Shailaja Marion News

League Meet Ups are small discussion groups that convene monthly and provide a casual atmosphere to discuss current issues and investigate areas of advocacy. Formally known as “Unit Meetings,” our Meet Ups are considered the “heart of the LWV” – informing voters on important issues. Lunch Meetup: 12 – 1pm (arrive early with your brown bag lunch to network!) Mar …

Upcoming League Activities — How YOU Can Be Involved!

Shailaja Marion News

Dear LWV Members, We’ve heard from several of our members who would like to know more about some of our upcoming League activities. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma and the League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa have several opportunities for our members to engage with our 2018 – 2019 programs. League of Women Voters of Oklahoma Our …

Join or Renew Your Membership for 2018-2019!

Shailaja Marion News

New or renewal memberships are good through June 30, 2019. Our members make a visible difference by serving as community leaders using their experience to create positive, lasting change in our communities. Become a member. Serve as a leader in your community. Work to shape the important issues that keep our communities strong. Membership is open to men and women …

Why Join the League of Women Voters

Sheila News, News and Updates

I believe in service to both the small and large community.  And so I am a member of the LWV. I believe in personal responsibility for our environment, our schools, our families, and our cities. And so I’m a member of the LWV. I believe in seeking the truth, even when the answer is not popular, or even believed. And …

Call to Action: Oklahoma & the Equal Rights Amendment

Shailaja Marion Announcement

Join the League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa as the Tulsa City Council discusses and votes on a Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) Resolution. Currently 37 states have ratified the ERA and only one more is needed to include this amendment in the U.S. Constitution.  We encourage supporters to wear white, the historical color of choice for women’s rights, to …

LWVOK Advocacy Day!

Anne Williams Blog Post

Approximately 25 representatives from across the state attended the LWVOK Advocacy Day on March 6th in Oklahoma City. The day began with training and discussion at the state League office.  Former State Senator Angela Monson, who has been working to expand access to healthcare for over 30 years, spoke about efforts to expand Medicaid in Oklahoma.  Please go to: …