Congratulations to Diane Grooms, 2015 Rankin Award winner. Congratulations to nominees Linda Vasquez and Daa Mahowald for being finalists for the award. What an amazing group of deserving individuals, and "I'm so proud that LWVAV has found a way to honor courageous leadership and pioneering spirits" Denise Latanzi from LWVAV.
In 1916, Jeannette Rankin was the first women elected to the United States Congress.In her honor we have created the "Jeannette Ranking Pioneer Award" for outstanding men and women in the Antelope Valley who are pioneers in our community.
The League of Women Voters is the organization where hands-on work to safeguard democracy leads to civic improvements.