League Member wins Voting Advocacy Award!

On July 24 at the 2019 Annual Conference on Independent Living in Washington D.C., LWV of Berks County member Shelly Houser was awarded the National Council on Independent Living’s District III Advocacy Award for her work in voting equality and education! Shelly is a fierce advocate for voting rights for disabled people and was active in the examinations and evaluations for the new voting machines coming to Pennsylvania in 2020. Congratulations on the well deserved honor, Shelly!