UU the Vote has several upcoming opportunities for action.
1. Writing Postcards to NC Voters with Reclaim Our Vote
Last month, UUs across the state wrote nearly 8,000 postcards to voters who had been purged from the voter rolls. We are excited to announce the second round of postcard writing in partnership with Reclaim Our Vote and the North Carolina NAACP. If you'd like to participate in writing postcards to North Carolina voters, please contact Emily Cox.
2. In July, the UUA's National UU the Vote team is launching the It Starts with Faith: Summer Organizing School. UU's across the country are invited to participate in this 6-week organizing school for social justice leaders with all levels of organizing experience. The course will help you develop the skills to build a solid social justice team, identify roles and develop leaders, focus your work around measurable goals for success and maximize outreach using the latest communications tools and strategies.
The first session will be on Wednesday, July 15th from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Register Here.
3. Mobilizing Voters for Justice Online Course with Dr. David Campt
In the spirit of engaging progressive values for voter mobilization and combatting polarization, First Unitarian Portland and All Souls DC are sponsoring the event. UUs will learn how to increase our effectiveness in values-centered voter engagement. This online course combines four 90-minute classes on Zoom. Registration Fee: $75 suggested (sliding scale) *** We have two scholarships available (Contact ).
Watch his course intro video and Register here.
4. Join Reclaim Our Vote this Thursday, July 9th from 8:00 - 9:00 pm for their "Voting in Troubled Times" webinar series. This week's event, on The Moral Imperative will feature national UU the Vote lead Nicole Pressely and other national faith leaders on the front lines of voter engagement work. Register Here!