Voter Engagement Resource Library

Reports

Engaging New Voters 2016

Working with over 120 nonprofit partners across nine states, we examined the trends of nearly 5,000 young voters (those under 30) and found striking results.

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Reports

America Goes to the Polls 2016

The report provides official national and state turnout rankings for 2016 Presidential election. Published with the U.S. Elections Project.

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Press Release

Reports

Community Health Vote 2012 and 2014 – An evaluation

An evaluation of the impact of voter engagement by community health centers with clients, staff and constituents in the 2012 presidential election and 2014 midterm.

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Webinars

Engaging New Voters: The impact of nonprofits-webinar

When nonprofit staff and volunteers help their community members to register to vote or to sign a pledge to vote, they turn out at higher rates.

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Other

Serving Democracy: Nonprofit Voter Engagement

This article, published in the Nonprofit Quarterly, outlines the essential components of nonprofit voter engagement, the agency-based model, challenges and opportunities, and new research.

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Partner Resources

Webpages

Quick Facts about the Nonprofit Sector

Learn more about the nonprofit sector with this collection of facts and figures.

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Factsheets

Nonprofits Strengthen Democracy Study 2010

Findings from a study that measured the impact of seven nonprofits who conducted voter engagement in the Detroit area during the 2010 election.

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Webpages

CIRCLE: Youth Voter Engagement

CIRCLE conducts research on civic education in community settings focused on young Americans' voting and political participation, service, activism, media use, and other forms of civic engagement.

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