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Election 2020 isn’t over yet. Here’s a timeline to get you through the remaining electoral cycle purpose

Nov. 12, 2020 8:00 am

Election 2020 isn’t over yet. Here’s a timeline to get you through the remaining electoral cycle

There are dates in the normal electoral process leading to the January 20 swearing-in of a president and vice president that are important to note.
It ain’t over til it’s over purpose

Nov. 4, 2020 7:56 am

It ain’t over til it’s over

For nonprofit leaders, the still-to-be-determined outcome of the election doesn't change the need to work for justice, access and equity.
Voting while blind purpose

Nov. 3, 2020 7:53 pm

Voting while blind

Mail-in ballots were not available in either braille or in large print. And the accessible remote ballot PA made available instead isn't actually fully accessible. Why should the the blind and visually impaired still have to fight for their right to vote?
It’s Election Day! Here are your 17 agenda items for today purpose

Nov. 3, 2020 6:00 am

It’s Election Day! Here are your 17 agenda items for today

How about something light and fluffy (and yet informative) on the day of what may well be the most important election of our lifetimes?
POWER Interfaith hopes to bring 100,000 voters to the polls — including young Black men disaffected by the system purpose

Oct. 30, 2020 9:01 am

POWER Interfaith hopes to bring 100,000 voters to the polls — including young Black men disaffected by the system

Bishop Dwayne Royster and other members of the organization talk about voter engagement and suppression, ballot initiatives 1 and 3, and their efforts to make sure people vote this Tuesday — and beyond.
Pennsylvania School for the Deaf teachers are taking to Zoom to help their students create a plan to vote purpose

Oct. 29, 2020 12:00 pm

Pennsylvania School for the Deaf teachers are taking to Zoom to help their students create a plan to vote

"While addressing social justice issues is vitally important, the heart of civic engagement in our country is voting," Melissa Draganac-Hawk the school's director of student affairs told columnist Krys Sipple.
Promoting a culture of voting and civic engagement within our nonprofit organizations purpose

Oct. 26, 2020 2:10 pm

Promoting a culture of voting and civic engagement within our nonprofit organizations

Guest columnist Lauren Cristella outlines five steps nonprofits can take to make the upcoming election a successful one.
Voting at a polling place is still a thing. Have (and share) a plan purpose

Oct. 22, 2020 8:45 am

Voting at a polling place is still a thing. Have (and share) a plan

There are ways you can make the experience of voting in person during the pandemic safer and less onerous. Here is Generocity's lighthearted take on a serious subject.
These Gen Z media-makers are ready and willing to claim a seat at the table purpose

Oct. 20, 2020 11:47 am

These Gen Z media-makers are ready and willing to claim a seat at the table

Civic engagement, social justice and political activism animate the videos that were recently showcased at 'Youthocracy.'
Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture champions civic engagement through art purpose

Oct. 15, 2020 10:45 am

Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture champions civic engagement through art

"Representation matters and the origination of civically engaged art by Arabs, BIPOC, and community-based organizations is critical to shaping the future of our neighborhoods," says Hazami Sayed.

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