Political Awareness and Involvement

EDUCATE ∆ ENGAGE ∆ EMPOWER
 
GOALS:
□  Motivate unregistered citizens to join the voter rolls
□  Engage citizens in civic and political process
□  Educate voters (internal and external) on the issues via forums, newsletters, town hall meetings, and increased use of social media to ensure vote choices are based on knowledge 
□  Encourage and increase awareness and interest for women in political office
□  Empower citizens by providing resources to connect with their elected officials through via websites, letter writing campaigns and conversations.

 

CALENDAR

September/October Events

September 27              National Voter Registration Day

2 LOCATIONS    Atlanta Technical College, 9am 1pm, 4pm-6pm                             Mall West End, 2pm – 4pm

October 4                    Bills on the Ballot Forum

Location                   Center for Civil and Human Rights, 6pm – 8pm

Partnership with League of Women Voters Atlanta-Fulton

October 8                    Voter Registration Drive

                                    Mall West End, 10am – 6pm

October 12                  Why Voting Is Not Enough (Voter Education Program)

Impact Event Center, 6pm – 9 pm

Partnership with Gate City Bar Association

October 20                  The Power of the Sister Vote

                                  Ebenezer Baptist Church, 6pm-8pm                             Partnership with MARTA, Coalition of 100 Black Women, Coalition for the Peoples’ Agenda

 

POLITICS IS LOCAL – WORK TO CHANGE THE CONVERSATION ABOUT ITS RELEVANCY