Continue the work and stay engaged by joining one of our groups. You can make a difference.


Continue the work and stay engaged by joining one of our Working groups.

You can make a difference!

We currently need volunteers to be trained to register voters on National Voter Registration Day in September. Check our National Voter Registration Day event page for more information about training and how to volunteer.

Roll up your sleeves and join our grassroots work. Jump in by reviewing our list of committees and the work they do and then get in touch with the committee chairs below.

Voting: It's more than registering voters.

  • Staff a voter registration table. Contact Donna Dardaris, 518-884-9070.

  • Candidate Forums. Contact Charlotte Druschel, 518-885-8986 or Mary Sue D’Orazio, 518-306-4322.

  • Online voting information. Contact Francine Rodger, 518-371-8032 or Ann Marie Pendergast, 518-788-0928

Advocacy: Getting our voices heard on issues that matter to the League

  • Organizing meetings, presentations and visits to our representatives. Contact Pattie Garrett, 518-496-4973.

  • Meetups. Contact Lori Dawson, 518-580-0547 or Cherie Grey, 518-587-7211.

Youth Programs: We believe in engaging young people

  • Students Inside Albany. Contact Darnell Rohrbaugh, 518-371-2588

  • Take Me to Vote. Contact Suzanne Bishop, 518-469-6062.

  • First Vote. Contact Marian Bigelow, 518-587-3847.

Fund Raising: We put the fun in fund raising

  • Fundraising, including grants and our Famous Person Fundraiser, contact Carol Glansberg, 518-210-7743

Membership: We can't do it without members

  • Retaining and recruiting members, and our annual member ice cream social, Nancy Martinez, 518-281-1185, or Mary Estelle Ryckman, 518-338-2822.

Communications: Keeping in touch with members in meaningful ways

  • Social media, emails, website, publicity. Contact Pattie Garrett, 518-496-4973.

  • Newsletter. Contact Barb Thomas, 518-681-7530, or Jackie McConnell, 518-744-2129.

  • Publicity. Contact Jackie McConnell, 518-744-2129 or Francine Rodger, 518-371-8032.

Centennial Anniversary: 100 years of making democracy work

  • Celebrating our 100th year. Contact Linda McKenney, 518-229-5695.

Interested in getting involved? Send us a note about your interests and we'll help you get started.