Our featured speaker, Davis Hammet, spends much of his time advocating for Kansas voters. Hammet is the founder of Loud Light, a nonprofit focused on increasing civic engagement of millennials and combating voter suppression. Loud Light covers the Kansas legislature with lively three-minute weekly videos.
The breakfast, which is a fundraiser, starts at 8:30. Davis Hammet will speak at 9 a.m., and the annual meeting will begin at 10 a.m. Space for the breakfast is limited, so register now.
Who We Are
LWVJoCo serves Johnson County and Wyandotte County in Kansas, which are located in the greater Kansas City metro area. We are a community-based organization focused on engaging citizens in the voting process. The League does not endorse or oppose candidates or political parties.
We believe hands-on work safeguards democracy, which leads to civic improvement. Members gain knowledge and experience, discover new interests through the study and discussion of timely issues and topics. Through participation in League activities, members contribute valuable services to the community.
What does the League do?
- We educate citizens about issues, legislation and candidates.
- We encourage individual participation in the political process.
- We inform through in-depth, objective study.
- We monitor local, state and national government bodies and activities.
- We register voters.
- We sponsor candidate forums and public issue forums.
Join us to Make Democracy Work!
You can make a difference! Join LWVJoCo and start making a difference in our community. League membership is open to all women and men from age 16.