LWVA Gives First Civic Action Grant for Restorative Justice Program

In May 2022, the LWVA Grant committee awarded its first grant, $1000 to the ARHS Restorative Program.

Posted: June 15, 2022 Tags: Annual Meeting, Community, Highlights, Racial Justice

Letter and Invitation from RJC

May 22 welcome to Amherst for three exceptional individuals. Pictures!

Posted: May 19, 2022 Tags: Highlights, Racial Justice

Call to Annual Meeting 2022

LWVA's annual meeting will be on line, June 2 at 7 p.m. Registration is required.

Posted: May 7, 2022 Tags: Annual Meeting, Highlights, Member Meetings

New Amherst Precincts and Polling Places

A map of the new precincts is available on the Town Clerk’s website. The majority of voters will vote at the same place as last year.

Posted: April 18, 2022 Tags: Elections, Highlights

Affordable Housing, March 2022 update

Progress amid rising construction costs.

Posted: March 15, 2022 Tags: Highlights, Social Justice

League To Take No Positions on MA 2022 Ballot Questions

The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts is taking no positions on the 2022 Massachusetts ballot questions. League members may advocate for or against these questions only as individuals.

Posted: February 21, 2022 Tags: Advocacy, Ballot Questions, Highlights

LWVA Scholarships for ARPS Graduates

LWVA offers a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating ARPS high school student. Application forms are in the HS guidance office.

Posted: February 21, 2022 Tags: Community, Highlights

LWVA Election Guide for 2021 Municipal Election

The LWVA Election Guide will be published in the October 29 Amherst Bulletin. See also the Amherst Affordable Housing Coalition web site. (LWVA is a member of this coalition.)

Posted: October 20, 2021 Tags: Elections, Highlights