About Energizing Young Voters
Energizing Young Voters, an initiative of the League of Women Voters, envisions a democracy where every person has the desire, the right, the knowledge, and the confidence to participate.
Vision – Every 18-29 year old in the United States will become a life-long voter and engaged citizen.
Mission – Every 18-29 year old will understand:
- Why it is important to vote
- Develop the intention to vote
- Be equipped to overcome all barriers to casting a ballot and participating in our democracy
Join a diverse group by age (18-29), gender, ethnicity/race, and education type. Set direction and policy for Energizing Young Voters and make a difference in your community!
Educators & Community Groups
Energizing Young Voters offers a suite of programs from the nonpartisan League of Women Voters and its partners designed to create a new generation of lifelong, active voters.
League of Women Voters
Our initiative envisions that every person has the desire, the right, the knowledge, and the confidence to participate.
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Our free, non–partisan, educational experiences and leadership opportunities help turn students into citizens and reach our two major goals: Empowering young voters and defending democracy.
“I’m so proud of your efforts and achievements with the LWV Young Voters program! You are planting seed, fostering awareness and igniting empowerment that will continue to make a difference in our democracy. I hope this small contribution helps you expand. Keep shining on!” – Merry B
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Inside this issue, learn about: Expanding our Outreach; Young People Believe They Can Make Change; The Latest in Voting Rights; Upcoming Presentations
We're so proud of the Plainfield High School students who created and gave two community presentations using our Fighting for the Vote: Timeline of Suffrage and the Student Advocate Toolkit. One presentation occurred right before the deadline for registering to vote,...
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- Jan. 6 – Asbury Park students teach their sister class in Ghana the FFC lesson, “What’s Your Issue?”
- Mar. 5 – 1:30-3:30 p.m. – Student Advocate Toolkit training – Register here.
- Mar. 6 – 1:30-2:30 p.m. – Vote by Design training – Register here.
- Mar. 21-22 – Ocean Twp. Middle School
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Have a question, want to request a speaker or get involved? Please send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
PO Box 272
Ocean Grove, NJ