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2019 Carrie Chapman Catt Award
Carolyn Klaus has chaired the League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County's Voter Registration activities and expanded them through the county. She recruits, trains and schedules LWV members to staff voter registration events. In Fall 2018 she led the efforts that registered over 300 ISU students on campus in one day. The registration teams have presented information and registration to Story County high schools. In addition to the LWV, Carolyn has served in various positions in several community endeavors - the Ames Foundation, Ames Public Library Friends Foundation and others. She also helps organize and annual MLK Day Bridge Benefit.