Celebrate 100 Years of the League

Celebrating the Past; Looking to the Future

In 2020 the League of Women Voters (LWV) is celebrating its 100th anniversary and the League of Women Voters of Oregon (LWVOR) celebrated this historic milestone on March 7th. Take a look at some photos and a video from the event!

Watch the full event

Introductions, award presentations and the stellar speaker lineup are all here. Filmed on March 7th, this video covers the event from beginning to end.


Focusing on “Women in Leadership”, the event featured:

• a panel discussion by elected women leaders (bios below) including Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Labor Commissioner Val Hoyle, Metro Council President Lynn Peterson and Supreme Court Chief Justice Martha Walters. Former Governor Barbara Roberts served as moderator.
• a synopsis of our past and future: empowering voters and defending democracy.
• award presentations of our Carrie Chapman Catt and Distinguished Service Awards.