2021 is a BIG Year with LOTS at Stake.
You Gotta (Pre) Register, Vote, Get Your Friends to Vote, and Get Youth Across the City To Vote in this Year’s Unprecedented Municipal Election.
APPLY TO JOIN YVOTE!
YVote is looking for budding activists and leaders to continue to build a youth voting and civic engagement movement, focused on making a positive difference in communities, at and beyond the ballot box, and strengthening voting rights and collective power.
What Will You Do?
- Participate in inquiry and dialogue about civic and political issues that matter most to you
- Craft school and community campaigns to increase youth voting and civic engagement
- Gain exposure to experiences and points of view different than your own
- Build relationships with peers you can learn and grow with
- Develop leadership and organizing skills
- Demonstrate commitment to learning, leadership, and active participation
- Receive a stipend for engaged participation
Who Is YVote For?
High school students with diverse backgrounds (racially, socioeconomically, politically) who want to be thought-leaders and change-makers in your schools and communities. Stipend of up to $150 available.
When and Where Will We Meet?
Tuesdays, July 13-Tuesday, Aug 17 from 5-9PM with a one hour dinner break from 6-7PM (remote), and one day of Action on Sat, Aug 7 from 11AM-4PM. We may also offer a LIVE in-person version, during the day or in the evening for those who express interest in the application.
Apply online at http://tinyurl.com/YVoteApp –first round acceptances will be issued in May and rolling after that
Contact [email protected]