EMPOWERING YOUNG VOTERS. DEFENDING DEMOCRACY.

 EMPOWERING YOUNG VOTERS. DEFENDING DEMOCRACY.

League of Women 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.

 

Energizing Young Voters

View our video on Energizing Young VotersSchools Across New Jersey.

Volunteers needed!

  • Two public relations co-chairpeople
  • Five regional coordinators:

One for the southern region of New Jersey.
Two each for the northern and central regions of New Jersey.

 

Become a trainer

We are so excited to announce training opportunities! All sessions are virtual – please contact us to arrange a training session or professional development program.

 

League of Women Voters policies

Nonpartisan Policy

The League is proud to be nonpartisan, neither supporting nor opposing candidates or political parties at any level of government, but always working on vital issues of concern to members and the public.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy

LWV is an organization fully committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in principle and in practice. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, gender identity, ethnicity, race, native or indigenous origin, age, generation, sexual orientation, culture, religion, belief system, marital status, parental status, socioeconomic status, language, accent, ability status, mental health, educational level or background, geography, nationality, work style, work experience, job role function, thinking style, personality type, physical appearance, political perspective or affiliation and/or any other characteristic that can be identified as recognizing or illustrating diversity.

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How To:

• Run a High School Voter Registration Drive

• First-time voter checklist

• Registering Voters handouts

• For all things voting

• Handle Media interviews
Here’s a video link to a 30-minute interview on the development and opportunities offered. The League of Women Voters Facts and Issues is a regularly appearing initiative of LWVSMC.

 

• NJ Voter Portal (note – people may register to vote at 17, but their names will not appear on voter rolls until their 18th birthday)

• Non-partisan voter engagement toolkit from LWVNJ – a toolkit for organizations, businesses, and individuals that wish to take action to ensure everyone votes and every vote counts this election.

FAQ for High School Voter Registration

• Questions to ask if you are the interviewer

• Become a collaborator/supporter:
If you are a member of another organization that would like to be recognized in our Supporters/Collaborators carousel on the home page, please complete our contact form.