Checklists

A Voter Registration Checklist

This one-page checklist covers the basics for successful voter registration work - from making a plan to learning about the rules in your state.

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Toolkits & Guides

A Voter Registration Toolkit

This toolkit describes the basic principles of nonpartisan voter registration for nonprofit organizations, and how to take advantage of your daily interactions with clients and constituents.

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National Voter Registration Act

Learn about the role the National Voter Registration Act plays in requiring public assistance agencies to offer voter registration to clients.

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National Voter Registration Day

National Voter Registration Day is annual event that mobilizes organizations across the country to register their communities to vote.

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Posters

Register to Vote Poster

Promote voter registration at your nonprofit by printing and hanging this poster in a prominent location.

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Webpages

Voting and Domestic Violence

Because of privacy concerns, many survivors of domestic violence are reluctant to register to vote. However, many states administer confidentiality programs that can protect a voter's information. Learn more about what is available in your state.

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Voter Registration Training Video

This training video walks you through the process of asking a potential voter to register, as well as how to fill out a registration form. It features two scenarios, one for registering a new voter and another for updating an address.

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Factsheets

Tips for Active Tabling

These tips will help you be more effective when tabling for voter registration.

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Tips for Asking Someone to Register to Vote

These tips will help you be more effective when doing voter registration.

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Voter Registration Script and Common Responses

How to ask someone to register to vote and respond to common concerns or objections.

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Reasons to Register to Vote

Messaging on why registering to vote and voting are so important - for you, for your nonprofit and for your community.

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FAQ When Doing Voter Registration in Your State

Answers to common questions when doing voter registration.

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Planning and Running a (Staff) Voter Registration Activity

How to plan and run a voter registration activity aimed at your own staff, volunteers and board members.

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Webpages

Voter Registration Toolkit for Staff

A voter registration toolkit for nonprofits seeking to register their staff and volunteers to vote.

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Factsheets

Filling Out and Returning Voter Registration Forms

Tips on how to fill out and return completed voter registration forms to elections officials.

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Partner Resources

Webpages

NVRA Q&A – Department of Justice

This Q&A provides information and guidance to state and local officials as well as the general public concerning provisions of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) enforced by the Department of Justice.

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Voter Registration Tool

Our voter registration tool makes registering to vote fast and easy. Developed by Rock the Vote, it uses simple prompts and state specific instructions to guide voters through the registration process.

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Toolkits & Guides

High School Registration Training Manual

This comprehensive training manual is a step-by-step guide to developing winning high school voter registration programs and encouraging young people to register and vote. It includes field-tested tips and a range of planning, training, and outreach tools.

Training Manual