National Voter Registration Day – Tuesday, September 22nd

National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday celebrating our democracy. First observed in 2012, it has quickly gained momentum ever since. Nearly 3 million voters have registered to vote on the holiday to date. 

Celebrated on the fourth Tuesday of September, National Voter Registration Day will next take place on September 22, 2020. The holiday has been endorsed by the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS), the National Association of State Election Directors (NASED), the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC), and the National Association of Election Officials (The Election Center).

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We not only encourage you to read and copy the information from the templates, we are asking you to do it! You can give us credit by tagging us in social media posts on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram.


Templates
Email or Letter

Dear [Name of Receiver],

Today, Tuesday, September 22nd, is National Voter Registration Day! National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday celebrating our democracy. First observed in 2012, it has quickly gained momentum. Since then, almost 3 million voters have registered to vote on the holiday. 

Join us in celebrating the holiday by: 

  • Registering to Vote,
  • Following National Voter Registration Day on Facebook and Twitter,
  • And sharing information about the holiday and registering to vote with your community using the hashtags #VoteReady and #NationalVoterRegistrationDay

Have photos of you registering to vote or planning an event? Add them to social and tag us [insert handles], and we’ll retweet to show how active our community is in democracy.

[Organization Signature]

 

Mobile Text Message
Hi! I’m [name of sender] with [insert organization] and today is National Voter Registration Day! Register to vote here: https://nationalvoterregistrationday.org/register-to-vote/ Then share that you registered on social media using #VoteReady and #NationalVoterRegistrationDay

 

Facebook Post
Today is #NationalVoterRegistrationDay! Celebrate the holiday by registering to vote here: https://nationalvoterregistrationday.org/register-to-vote/

All registered? Make sure we know by using #VoteReady, and tag us and @NatlVoterRegDay. [Click here for social media graphics]

 
Twitter Post
Today is #NationalVoterRegistrationDay! Celebrate the holiday by registering to vote here: https://nationalvoterregistrationday.org/register-to-vote/

All registered? Share that you’re #VoteReady and tag us and @NatlVoterRegDay! [Click here for social media graphics]

 
Video Chat Language
Today is National Voter Registration Day! National Voter Registration Day is a nonpartisan civic holiday celebrating our democracy. Since it started in 2012, almost 3 million people have registered to vote on the holiday.

Celebrate by Registering to Vote: https://nationalvoterregistrationday.org/register-to-vote/


Tips

Photos of folks registering to vote can help draw attention to your messages.

Resources

Voter Registration Script: 

Nonprofit VOTE’s Filling out Your Voter Registration Form – https://www.nonprofitvote.org/documents/2016/04/filling-returning-voter-registration-forms.pdf/

Voter Registration and Active Tabling Checklist – https://www.nonprofitvote.org/documents/2015/07/voter-registration-checklist-2.pdf/

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