Making Democracy Work

Volunteer Opportunities

Voter Registration and Naturalization Ceremonies

Members of the League of Women Voters, Utica/Rome Metro Area are dedicated to increasing voter awareness in our community. One way that we achieve this is by supporting the registration of new citizens and unregistered voters.

Our Voter Services committee regularly schedules members to attend Naturalization Ceremonies and voter registration drives throughout our community. Check the Calendar page for upcoming dates and locations. For more information regarding the Voter Services opportunities, contact

Women's Suffrage Centennial Celebrations

Plans are being made to celebrate the 100th Anniversaries of Women's Suffrage in New York State, the start of the League of Women Voters in NY and the US and the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Events will be planned in coordination with other organizations over a 3 year period. Persons with a variety of talents are welcome to lend a hand. If interested contact

Women's Equality Agenda and Pay Equity

If you would like more information or are interested in working with this committee, please contact

Vote 411

In order to provide our local community with the best information possible to make voting decisions, we are in need of volunteers to assist with gathering information for the LWV election information portal, VOTE411 . If you are interested in being a part of this process, please contact the Board at

And More...

*Presentations to student groups on the Election process and other topics

  • Community Outreach at Public Events - distribute information

  • Observer Corps - attend government meetings

  • Publicity

  • Student Education

  • Fundraising

  • Letter writing for newspapers, articles for our newsletter & website

  • Special Events