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PSAs and Videos

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At the 2017 Annual Meeting LWVM started a new tradition. We instituted the Martha Collier Award in honor of a longstanding local champion of civic engagement. It was presented to Kenyen Brown. For more information on Mr. Brown check out

Press Releases:

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) May 17, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

2017 Annual Meeting Tuesday April 11, 2017 5:30 pm Mobile Bel Air Marriott

LWVAL Transparency in Government Celebration to Honor Mobile Councilwoman April 29, 2017 6:30 PM Room 1927 Saenger Theater, 6 S Joachim Street

Family Perspective on Mental Illness March 15, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

A Global Epidemic with Community Roots Wednesday, February 15, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

Behavior Health in Mobile County -- A review of the community health needs and resources Wednesday, January 18, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

Prison Reform: Is There an Academic Consensus? Wednesday, November 16, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

After-School Versus Jails: A Billion Dollar Question Wednesday, October 19, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

Mobile Police Chief James Barber: SCORE -- Arrest or Opportunity to Build Fatherhood and Jobs Skills and Overcome Addiction Wednesday, September 21, 11:30-1:00 p.m., Mobile Bel Air Marriott

Mobile County Circuit Judge John Lockett Sentencing Reform and Alternatives to Incarceration February 17, 2016

LWVAL participates in National Proof of Citizenship Case

Money in Elections - Lobbyist Perspective at LWVM Luncheon rescheduled for December 2, 2015

Money in Politics topic at LWVM Luncheon October 21, 2015

Sue Bell Cobb to address LWVM Luncheon September 16, 2015

Prison Forum invitation to be part of the conversation, December 1, 2014.

Vote 411 Press Release announcement for November 2014 election write up about the September 17, 2014 Luncheon - Why did feds sue Texas over voter ID law but not Alabama?

September 2014 Luncheon - Voting Rights

Media Mentions:

2017 LWVM Voter Issues

2016 LWVM Voter Issues

2015 LWVM Voter Issues

2014 LWVM Voter Issues

2013 LWVM Voter Issues

November 2013 Voter Registration Day, Health Care speaker series

September 2013 Mayoral Candidate Forum, New Evening Study Group

July 2013 Summer Activities, Conversations on Biking in Mobile

May 2013 President's letter, Project H.O.P.E.

April 2013 PSC Commissioners Hear Complaints from Public over Mobile Gas Rates, Proposed Officers & Program for 2013

March 2013

February 2013

January 2013