These national organizations form a potent force to protect American elections and help citizens register, get voter IDs and vote. Click on the name for more information and to see if they have a local chapter in your state.
ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union)– defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States.
ACLU PEOPLE POWER – the ACLU’s platform for grassroots action
ADC – American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
ADVANCEMENT PROJECT – a next generation, multi-racial civil rights organization
ALLIANCE FOR YOUTH ORGANIZING – grows progressive people power across America by empowering local young people’s organizations
BALLOTPEDIA – the Encyclopedia of American Politics
CARPOOL VOTE – We connect volunteer drivers with anybody who needs a ride to claim their vote
COMMON CAUSE – Holding Power Accountable
EAC.GOV – US Election Assistance Commission
FAIR ELECTIONS CENTER – promotes voting rights and election reform for traditionally underrepresented constituencies through litigation and legal expertise
LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS – Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy.
MI FAMILIA VOTA EDUCATION FUND – working to unite the Latino community and its allies to promote social and economic justice through increased civic participation.
NAACP – National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
NASS – National Association of Secretaries of State
NCSL – National Council of State Legislatures
NATIONAL ELECTION DEFENSE COALITION – Secure American Elections from cyber-threats
NATIONAL LAWYERS GUILD FOUNDATION -public education and grants to legal projects engaged in the defense of political and civil rights.
RECLAIM THE AMERICAN DREAM – an informational website to help Restore democracy, Reduce Inequality
STATE VOICES – Non-partisan civic engagement
THE VOTER PARTICIPATION CENTER – Register and Mobilize the Rising American Electorate
THE VOTING RIGHTS ALLIANCE– restore and protect American Voting Rights and ensure every vote is counted
TURBOVOTE.ORG – Makes voting easy
VERIFIED VOTING– How will my vote be counted?
VOTE.ORG – Everything you need to vote
VOTERIDERS – VoteRiders is making sure no eligible citizen is denied his or her right to vote for lack of ID.
VOTE411.ORG – Election information you need, provided by the League of Women Voters Education fund
SPREADTHEVOTE.ORG – We get IDs for every of the year + election day
STUDENTS LEARN STUDENTS VOTE.ORG – we need to have elections that include all the people