Efforts to drive citizen engagement with the government and exercise their right to vote in order to elect a representative government and drive impactful policy change at the local, state and federal levels.

Specific Efforts

  • Representative Government
  • Get Out The Vote efforts (GOTV) - Voter registration, drive turnout
  • Voter education - How an idea becomes a law
  • Informed electorate – Re: candidates, ballot initiatives, issues
  • Media Literacy

Upcoming Races

  • Local Election (26 Mar 2019)
  • 2020 Election - Presidential, Senate, House

Activism

  • Registration drives
  • GOTV post-carding, text banking, phone banking
  • Speakers at monthly meetings
  • Support a free press
  • Boycott advertisers who support sources of disinformation (e.g. Fox News shows, Breitbart)

Groups to Collaborate With

  • EVP – Environmental Voter Project
  • League of Women Voters
  • Mass Vote
  • Civics 101 for Massachusetts
  • Vote Forward
  • Rock the Vote
  • Campus Elect

If you are interested in joining the Civic Engagement working group, please contact us.