2016 LWVSPA Planning Meeting has big turnout

2016 LWVSPA Planning Meeting The 2016 LWVSPA Planning Meeting, held Wednesday, February 24, was a big success. LWVSPA members showed up in force to support a variety of groups and committees for 2016-2017.   Be sure to attend the Annual

To our members: Program Planning Meeting 2016-2017

Dear Members, As reported in our November Voter, now is the time that we begin to think about the initiatives to which we want to commit in the 2016/2017 League year.  We call this our Program. We choose those programs

2014-2015 Year in Review

Advocacy Initiatives Closing the Gap on Health Care Hosted press conference with six organizations (March 30, 2015) Supported March 11th Day of Action with calls and letters to State Legislature Sent five members to lobby at State Legislative Day in Tallahassee Delivered two educational

Annual Meeting 2014

Gypsy Gallardo to receive LWVSPA award

Gypsy Gallardo – editor, publicist, organizer and activist – will receive the first annual Babette Husick Community Action Award at the annual luncheon of the St. Petersburg Area League of Women Voters (LWVSPA) on Saturday, April 18. The award commemorates the

Luncheon features Rob Lorei

The 2015 St. Pete League Annual Luncheon features keynote speaker Rob Lorei, Tampa Bay political commentator and founding staffer of radio station WMNF.  The luncheon held at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club on April 18, is open to the public. In

2015-16 Program Committees and Working Groups

2015-16 Program Committees and Working Groups Universal Curbside Recycling (UCR) Our League initiated this local advocacy project in 2013 by leading the campaign to ensure that curbside recycling service become available to all St. Petersburg households.  In partnership with the People’s