Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Check out our Events Calendar for information about our upcoming CANDIDATES FORUM on NOVEMBER 1st.


Seniors Ride to the Polls for Free

Janis Hanwell, ITN Southern Delaware Executive Director and Sue Claire Harper, Sussex County League of Women Voters (LWVSC) Board Member and ITN Volunteer Driver, are partnering to help seniors vote on November 8, 2016. ITN will drive its members, as well as seniors referred by LWVSC to the polls for free. Open to registered voters, LWVSC referrals must be 55+ or visually impaired. ITN will drive to polling places the Milton - Georgetown area, south through the Fenwick Island and Selbyville areas.

Email LWVSC referrals to no later than Noon on November 6, 2016, with voter's name and contact information. ITN reservations must be made by 9:00 a.m., November 7, 2016.

When you register to vote, the Department of Elections will send you a Polling Place Card within approximately 10 to 14 days.

Polling Place Card
This is a sample of what your Polling Place Card will look like.

If you need to know the names of the candidates who will be on your ballot, you can match the District Numbers from your polling card to those in the report linked here to find the list of ALL ballot candidates in the General Election.

For your personalized ballot, go to Click on "What's on my ballot?". Enter your information and your ballot will be displayed.

Our Mission Statement: The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

The League is strictly nonpartisan; it neither supports nor opposes candidates for office at any level of government. At the same time, the League is wholeheartedly political and works to influence policy through advocacy.