Making Democracy Work

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Join and/or Renew your League Membership

How May I Join?

Become a Member! League membership is open to women and men, adults and children, citizens and noncitizens. Voting members of the League must be at least 16 years of age.

The League is the organization where hands-on work to safeguard democracy leads to civic improvement. Add your voice to over 150,000 League members and supporters across the country in making democracy work. Our members make a visible difference by serving as community leaders using their experience to create positive, lasting change in our communities.

You may join or renew your membership online in one of the following three categories: (Please note online payment includes a $2 fee to cover PayPal charges. If you prefer, you may fill out our membership form and mail it with your dues check.)

Please Note: You may join or renew your membership online at this site only if you are not a member of a local League or do not plan to join a local League. Everyone else should pay dues to their local League.

Join the League!
Individual Membership - $50 each year
Household Membership - $85 each year
Student Membership - Free

Membership Levels
State Dues Payment ONLY

Some reasons people join the League:

To stay informed about local, state and national issues and government, and about decisions that directly affect you and your community.

Make your voice heard as an advocate for change and community problem solving.

Grow personally and professionally, by sharpening your skills in leadership, communications, networking, public speaking, and more as you organize and act on local and national issues.

Work in the community.

Support the League's work. (Even if you do not have time to volunteer, your membership provides important financial and symbolic support for our work.)

Contribute to a specific League project or program.

The Benefits of Membership:

You will have the knowledge that you are adding your voice to a powerful force of members from all 50 states, Washington DC, the Virgin Islands, and Hong Kong.

You automatically become a member of LWV of South Carolina and LWV of the United States.

You will receive LWVSC's The South Carolina Voter quarterly and the LWV of the United States online League Update every two weeks.