Because of COVID-19, there will only be a virtual convention after the August vote. The link to watch the convention online will be posted on or before September 12. Check back for more information and the link. Or, sign-up to receive the NID-Bits to receive the link by email. The online convention manual will be available at that time also.
Only the delegate needs to register before August 1st, 2020. Click here to download the mail-in form.
Click here for the 2020-2022 Mission Grant proposals descriptions. Delegates will be voting for 4. See the video below.
Questions have come in about the amount of time and commitment for voters. Key points provided to share:
▪ Voting Duration – – Electronic and telephone voting should take no more than 10 minutes.
▪ Electronic voting opens after 9 AM Saturday, August 29th and closes at 3 PM Sunday, August 30th. Electronic voters can submit their votes anytime during that period. They will, however, be given 2 scheduled windows of time to call in for voting support if they have problems. 1 slot on Saturday and 1 on Sunday.
▪ Those that don’t have email will telephonically vote. Voter will be provided 2 open voting slots when she can call in to vote. 1 slot of time will be provided for Saturday and another slot on Sunday. Telephonic voting should not take more than 10 minutes to vote and confirm her vote. Flexibility in times is dependent on the number of telephonic voters registered.
Summary Statement – If ladies read the voting materials and know who and how they want to vote, casting votes should take as little as 5 minutes.
Click here to watch the above proposed mission grants video that the delegates will be voting on.
Publicity Release: Since the LWML NID will be holding a virtual convention, your videotaped/live submissions for this event gives the LWML NID permission to use your image and comments in educational, informational and promotional materials in a variety of media. Personal information will not be shared.
Convention Schedule: to be announced at a later date.
There is an electronic nomination form in Google Docs to perhaps make the nominations process a little more efficient. The web address is https://forms.gle/ezPKE54c9varoR5C6