Are you interested in partnering with Chicago Votes? Need voter registration and education resources? Need a young, civics expert to sit on a panel? Then you are in the right place! At this time, we are not participating in any in-person events, but would be happy to share resources with you! Take a minute to fill out this partnership request and we will get back to you ASAP!
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In 2019, SB2090 was successfully passed, ensuring eligible voters in jail have access to the ballot. Now IL is going even further, pushing to restore the right to vote to people in prison. Help us enfranchise over 30,000 people with #SB828 bit.ly/SupportSB828Tweet
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Chicago Votes Partners
Just Democracy Illinois Coalition
Just Democracy is a broad-based and diverse coalition that works to protect and promote the value of a single vote, no matter the geographic, racial, ethnic or party affiliation of the voter. Our current priority is promoting Automatic Voter Registration.
Next Generation Illinois Youth Coalition
The Next Generation Illinois Youth Coalition is a collective of 8 youth-focused organizations that come together to develop leaders, create networking opportunities of youth organizers, and advocate for issues that improve the lives of young people all across state of Illinois. Our member organizations include: Logan Square Neighborhood Association, Urban Gateways, Chicago Student Action, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Chicago, Chicago Votes, Illinois PIRG, Young Invincibles, and the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights.
Forward Illinois Coalition
Forward Illinois is a coalition of leading progressive organizations representing more than 500,000 member-activists, mobilizing Illinoisans around this forward-looking agenda.