Building Republican Leadership

About Us

Who We Are

The Illinois Federation of Republican Women is the largest all-volunteer Republican women’s organization in Illinois. We are a grassroots organization organized into nine regions and 41 clubs.

Our History

A Brief History

The Illinois Federation affiliated with the NFRW in 1940. According to state history, “In 1891, the women in Illinois had been granted the right to vote in school elections, and to these women that meant political action.

Club Packets 2016

Club Packets 2016

2016 Club Packets are available for download. Clubs should complete these packets and return to Susan Wynn Bence.

Meet Your New State President

Welcome to the IFRW website. I am Susan Wynn Bence, your current President. Read the complete Article Here!

" “… The future is very markedly in your hands, its value and its moral standing in the world and among ourselves. If you will take the power you have and use it, I have no fear of the outcome of the future.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower"

Recent Blog Posts

Featured Blog Posts

Apr 19, 2016

Dr. Lois Frels honored with Belle Babb Mansfield Award

Dr. Lois Parnell Frels, of Moline and rural Hillsdale, has received the Mansfield Award...

Apr 14, 2016

Scholarship Information

April 15, 2016 The Illinois Federation of Republican Women Scholarship Committee would...

Nov 6, 2014

Bursting With Pride

Download the article here:  Wheaton bursting with pride for new lt. governor –...