Here are a few ideas to consider:
Participate in National Disability Voter Registration Week (July 17-21, 2017)
Additional information and resources are available at www.aapd.com/REVUP.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss a strategy to REV UP your library, please reach out to either contact below:
Director of Outreach
American Association of People with Disabilities
Your library can have a significant impact educating your community about issues that affect people with disabilities.You can plan and conduct an outreach and/or awareness campaign to celebrate National Disability Voter Registration Week 2017 in your library and with your community.
Here are a few suggestions:
Your library can host an on-site voter registration event during NDVRW with local non-partisan organizations or trained staff. Here are some ideas to consider:
AAPD also recommends "that your library board pass a resolution recognizing National Disability Voter Registration Week 2017 for your library, or that your town, city, or county government do so for the entire community. Our colleagues at AAPD have model resolutions and proclamations available at www.aapd.com/REVUP.
One way to register new voters and to reach new patrons is to host an off-site voter registration and library card signup event at an agency or organization. Possible organizations might include:
Visit the Outreach tab above for more possible partners or visit SCIWAY to find more organizations.
Steps to take: