Join the LWV of Greater Cleveland and be a part of the solution!

*Support positive, lasting change in our communities
*Empower millions of voters and aid in protecting their right to vote
*Work to ensure that ALL votes are counted and ALL voices are heard
*Educate and inform citizens
*Work together across the country to make democracy work

By joining the LWV of Greater Cleveland you join three levels of League: National, State, and Local. The three levels work together to promote voter rights, voter participation and good government.

Who Can Join

Full voting League membership is open to all who are 16 years or older – men and women, non-U.S. citizens as well as citizens.

We welcome all levels of commitment from simple financial support to active participation. League has volunteer opportunities of all sizes—from small tasks to major projects to leadership positions. League activities can vary from occasional diversions to resume builders. Let us know where your interests lie.


Membership dues are $60 for Individual; $90 for Household (one additional member); $5 for students. A $5 surcharge applies to online payments.

Chapter affiliation

When you join the LWV of Greater Cleveland, you may also affiliate with one of nine local chapters:

Bay Village, Cleveland, Cleveland Heights/University Heights, East Cleveland, Fairview Park, *Hillcrest, Lakewood, Rocky River, Shaker Heights, and Westlake/North Olmsted

*Hillcrest includes Beachwood, Gates Mills, Highland Heights, Lyndhurst, Mayfield Heights, Mayfield Village, Pepper Pike, South Euclid and, Richmond Heights (comprising three school districts: Beachwood, Mayfield, and South Euclid-Lyndhurst).

Donations will keep dues low

Your contribution above the membership dues helps to keep dues low and makes League membership accessible to more people. Note that donations to LWV of Greater Cleveland are not tax-deductible. (Tax-deductible contributions can be made with a separate check to the LWV of Greater Cleveland Education Fund. See support page.)

Support your chapter. Contributions can also be earmarked for a LWV of Greater Cleveland chapter.

How to Join (or Renew)

Send a check by mail:

Please print, fill in, and send the Membership Registration Form together with your check to:

Membership, LWV of Greater Cleveland

P.O. Box 5310

Cleveland, OH 44101

Or join here online:

Note that you do not need a PayPal account to use the PayPal online payment, only a major credit card.

To submit a Household Membership, complete the online form and make PayPal payments separately for both household members. One member of the household should select one of the basic categories and the second household member, the “Additional Member” category.