Friday, April 28, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT
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Forsgate Country Club 
375 Forsgate Drive
Monroe Township, NJ 08831

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Pat Thompson 
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey 

      Making Democracy Work            

  Cocktail Reception & Awards Ceremony

The League of Women Voters of New Jersey Education Fund cordially invites you to celebrate  "Making Democracy Work" at a cocktail reception and awards ceremony on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township.  

The evening will include an open bar, heavy hors d'oeuvres, music, a silent auction, and an awards ceremony.

The League will be presenting our prestigious "Making Democracy Work" award to honorees in celebration of their efforts to engage, educate, and protect New Jersey voters.


Senator Diane Allen, New Jersey Senate

Patricia Campos-Medina, President, Latinas United for Political Empowerment (LUPE PAC)

Dawn Clarke, League of Women Voters of New Jersey

Nicholas Corasaniti, New York Times

Jeannine LaRue, Kaufman Zita Group


Please join us for a wonderful evening as we celebrate these worthy honorees and the work of the League of Women Voters of New Jersey.

In addition, we will hold our 62nd Biennial Convention on the day following the cocktail reception (Saturday, April 29, 2017, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm at the Forsgate Country Club ). Learn more about the Convention here. We hope that you will join us for both and we are offering a special discounted price (a $40 savings) when you register for these events together using the option available during the registration process. Tickets for those wishing to attend the cocktail reception only are $125.

Hotel rooms are available for the evening of Friday, April 28 at the Crown Plaza Monroe, 390 Forsgate Drive at a discounted rate of $99 for a double room and $119 for a suite. To reserve your room please contact the hotel at 609-655-4775 and request the League of Women Voters block. Please make all reservations prior to Friday, April 7, 2017.

Proceeds from this event benefit the League of Women Voters of New Jersey Education Fund. Please RSVP by April 17, 2017.

Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Florence Peshine Eagleton Sponsors:  Hedinger & Lawless; Saiber; John Schmidt

Alice Paul Sponsors: New Jersey Chamber of Commerce; NJM Insurance Group

Ida B. Wells-Barnett Sponsors: Long Marmero & Associates; Porta

Local League Sponsors: League of Women Voters of Monroe Township; League of Women Voters of the Princeton Area

Antoinette Brown Blackwell Sponsors: Pennington Farmers Market