The Friend of League Award is awarded to a community member or group who assists LWV ABC in achieving our goal of good government.
Staff of Anoka County Library Rum River and Anoka County Library Northtown (Lydia Potthoff pictured)
These libraries went above and beyond in contributing to community awareness of the men and women who contine to make democracy work for all by hosting the LWV traveling exhibit celebrating 100 years of women's suffrage and the League, hosting opening ceremony events of the exhibit, displaying LWV ABC local history artifacts and featuring books about the people and events leading to the passage of the 19th Amendment.
Cortni O'Brien, Adult Services Librarian, and the Columbia Heights Library
for hosting the LWV ABC historical exhibit and hosting, promoting and assisting LWV ABC with voter registration drives and dissemination of information to the public about the Presidential Primary.
Lori Anderson, founder of Transformative Circle
for creating a safe environment where people of diverse cultures can come together to gain understanding and build relationships for a stronger community