Democracy Fund

The Democracy Fund invests in organizations working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people.

Democracy Fund

League of Women Voters Education Fund

The League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF) works to encourage the active and informed participation of citizens in government and to increase understanding of major public policy issues.


The League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF) is an historic name in the fields of civic engagement and elections. LWVEF and its sister organization, the League of Women Voters of the United States, maintains over 750 state and local Leagues operating in all 50 states with a network of 400,000 members and supporters nationwide. The Democracy Fund supports the League’s work to build state capacity to advance election reform policy goals around National Voter Registration Act compliance, access to the ballot, redistricting reform, and other pro-voter policies.

Total Commitment

2018: $385,000 over 1.5 years 2016: $250,000 over 1 year