National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) is Tuesday, September 24! As the official mentor organization for all NVRD events in New York City, NYC Votes will be leading New York City’s NVRD efforts by hosting nonpartisan voter registration drives, events, and programs and training organizations and volunteers looking to get hands-on experience with voter engagement and education.
Interested in learning more about New York City’s electoral landscape and getting involved with this year’s NVRD in preparation for 2020 and beyond? Join us for this training, where we’ll be covering topics like:
- Exception for partners and volunteers on National Voter Registration Day
- Trends in turnout and registration rates across the city
- Upcoming elections and important dates to keep in mind
- Recent changes in state election law
- Running a successful voter registration drive in your community
- Engaging voters beyond registration
- Social media best practices
You’ll also receive your very own NYC Votes starter kit, including an NYC Votes backpack, pens, and “I Voted” sticker pins, in addition to voter registration forms in different languages.