The League of Women Voters of Downers Grove, Woodridge, Lisle is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Are you concerned about the incarceration rate in Illinois and the historic disparate impact of the US criminal court and prison systems on communities of color? Are you interested in learning about innovative programs and policies that reduce recidivism among juveniles and adults? Would you like scarce resources to be applied to effective ways to make our communities safe and addressing the root causes of criminal behavior?