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The March Voter Services meeting will be held on 3/21/18 at 6 pm at the Adult Literacy League, located at 345 W. Michigan Street, Suite 100, Orlando, FL 32806.
Re-certify to Register Voters
All members interested in registering voters need to take the new training and test to be able to do so. The state league requirement that puts everyone on the same timetable for renewal. The re-certification lasts 2 years. All who re-cerfity are good till 2019. Here's the link:
Password is : SusanBAnthony
RESOURCES & NEWS
Fewer Puerto Ricans than expected register vote in Florida so far
Orlando Sentinel article, January 26, 2018
VOTER REGISTRATON VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
MARCH FOR OUR LIVES: SUNDAY, 3/24
Volunteers are needed to register voters at March for Our Lives on Sunday, March 24th, 12:30-4:30 pm. This event is at Lake Eola. If you would like to volunteer, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Details will be emailed to you once you confirm attendance. You must be certified with LWFto register voters. Thank you!
ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER
2 volunteers are needed for the following dates from 11 am - 2 pm (except for 4/21) to register at the Orlando VA Medical Center, located at 13800 Veterans Way, Orlando, FL 32827. Park at the West Ramp and there will be a table for you in the LKN Lobby Hallway/Crescent Room. Please contact email@example.com if you can volunteer any of these days. You must be certified with LWVOC to register voters. Thank you!
March 23rd: Women's History/End Harassment Month (filled)
April 20th: Substance Use/Overdose Prevention Month
April 21st (11 am - 1 pm): VA Diversity Day
May 18th: Women's Mental Health/Be Physically Active Month
June 29th: LGBT Health/Health Differences/Hurricane Preparedness Month
July 27th: Culture Change/General Medicine/Tele-Health Month
August 24th: Reproductive Health/GYN Services and Vaccines Month
September 21st :Healthy Aging/Loss & Change-Grief Counseling/Be Safe/Prevent STIs Month
October 19th: Violence & Trauma / IPV Month
November 16th: Culture Change/Diversity of Minority WV/Be Tobacco Free/Diabetes Month
December 14th: General Medicine/Stress Management/Readjustment Post Month
TEAMSTERS CONFERENCE: APRIL 9TH
New York teamsters are meeting in Orlando on Monday, April 9th at the Hilton Orlando in Lake Buena Vista, located at 1751 Home Plaza Boulevard. Setup begins at 8 am. End time TBA. 2 volunteers needed to register voters. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you can volunteer.
VOTER REGISTRATION ELECTION CALENDAR
Did you know that your address must be up to date and registered to vote 29 days before any election? This includes primary and general elections. Please see below for dates.
August 28, 2018
Last day to register to vote: July 30, 2018
Early Voting Dates: Friday, August 17, 2018 to Sunday, August 26, 2018
(10 AM – 6 PM each day; sites TBD)*
November 6, 2018
Last day to register to vote: October 9, 2018
Early Voting Dates: Friday, October 26, 2018 to Sunday, November 4, 2018
(10 AM – 6 PM each day; sites TBD)*
LWVOC IN THE COMMUNITY
Thank you to everyone who has volunteered to register voters and/or change addresses! LWVOC is approached by several different organizations to register voters and we try as hard as we can to be there. Please see below for photos of our wonderful volunteers!
City of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and LWVOC volunteers at the Mills50 Lunar Festival on 2/25/18
LWVOC at the Women's March in January 2018, registering voters and supporting causes