LWVSPA March 2016 Voter

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2016 International Relations Group

The two Pinellas County chapters of the League of Women Voters host meetings of the International Relations Group on the first Monday of each month, October through May, at 2:00 pm at the Pinellas Park Library. Join us at one or

Education Group organizers set strategies

Education Group organizers set strategies Education Group organizers have set strategies for start-up in May, prior to official approval by Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting on April 9.  Working  in two-person teams, each team will take one of

2016 Member Service Committee

Member Service Committee Chair: Kathy Douglas Member Service Committee volunteers serve the needs of our members. We are on hand to welcome and engage our members in the volunteer activities they like best. We organize social events for member education

Immigration Committee Updates

Human Trafficking Informational Flyer by Karen Coale, LWVSPA Immigration Co-Chair & LWVF Immigration Co-Chair Our Immigration Committee Human Trafficking event was indeed a success! Eighty-four (84) people attended the “Human Trafficking in Your Neighborhood” educational event at the USFSP University Student Center

St. Petersburg alley recycling pick-ups in service now, condos next

View February Recycling Scorecoard St. Petersburg alley recycling pick-ups began January 25th — and condos are next! With the commencement of alley pick-up at the end of January,  we hope the set-out rate will increase from the current 52.4% rate. This expanded

Health Care

Committee Chair: Julie Kessel Our League became involved in the advocacy campaign to get the Florida government to expand Medicaid as provided for in the ACA four years ago. Until Medicaid is expanded, we will continue advocacy efforts, including letter-writing campaigns and

Delegates attend LWV Legislative Summit

To find your legislators LWV Legislative Summit delegates from the St. Petersburg Area League (LWVSPA) have returned from successful meetings and lobbying activities in Tallahassee on Tuesday and Wednesday, February 16-17.  The annual Florida League of Women Voters legislative event

2016 Voter Service Committee

2016 Voter Service Committee Voter Service Chair: Raechel Garafalo View archive for this committee To volunteer, contact office@lwvspa.org  View committee updates below Voter Service is a longstanding educational League committee with a tremendous scope of activity and responsibility for the

2016 Recycling in St. Petersburg

Co-chairs: Karen Coale and Kathy Mossing 2016 Recycling in St. Petersburg has evolved into an educational program focused on supporting the city’s implementation and expansion through its branded coalition, The Peoples Trash. This program started in 2012 when the League commissioned the