Fiesta medal Voter

Get your League Fiesta medal - it's a keeper!

League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area's 2018 Fiesta medalBy LEE H. TINKER

The first-ever League of Women Voters of San Antonio Fiesta medal sold well at its premier showing. Fiesta medal enthusiasts bought 12 of them at the Artsy Barksy Fiesta Medal Launch Party at the Animal Defense League on Feb. 23.

Board member Linda Arronge has been the force behind the medal being made and the medal being sold with the support of other board members.

"League members and community members are enthusiastic and excited about them," she said of the sparkly medals at the Fiesta Medal Launch Party.

Only 200 medals were made. Before they sell out, members who want to purchase them should visit the home page of the San Antonio League website, lwvsa.org, and look for the "Buy Now" button under the picture of the

Linda Arronge makes a sale at the Artsy Barksy Fiesta Medal Launch.

Linda Arronge makes a sale at the Artsy Barksy Fiesta Medal Launch Party.

medal; or take a chance and wait to buy it in person at an upcoming event, which willbe posted on our Facebook page.

The price is $10. If you buy through the website, it will be shipped or delivered to you in person.

Proceeds from medal sales will go toward citizen education and to increase civic participation.  You can purchase a medal knowing that it will help the League achieve its goals to inform and empower voters.