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EQUITABLE CIVIC
ENGAGEMENT

Equitable Civic Engagement and democracy-building can mobilize and build movements beyond our imagination. Here are the action steps we have taken to move towards a more equitable and democratic community.

OUR COMMITMENT:

  • Shifting power and agency to historically disenfranchised or marginalized communities. 

  • Advancing non-partisan, equitable civic engagement in Cleveland.

  • Increasing the capacity of local non-profits to participate in democracy-building activities.

  • Providing education, training, resources and technical assistance for local non-profit organizations.

  • Convening conversations and providing tools to build internal capacity for voter mobilization efforts. 

EQUITABLE CIVIC ENGAGEMENT FUND

Advancing Equitable Civic Engagement is about bridging resources, identities, and organizations to a greater purpose of reclaiming our narrative. The purpose of the Equitable Civic Engagement Fund is to provide grants to nonprofit organizations committed to educating, connecting and empowering voting-age residents in the Greater Cleveland area. We seek organizations that are committed to democracy building, racial equity and participatory practices. Ultimately, we seek to shift power while catalyzing innovation and inclusive strategies to strengthen the social fabric of our community.

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CONTACT US

Our staff is available to answer questions and guide you through the grant process.  Contact us if you have questions at info@clevotes.com

APPLY TO THE FUND!

The 2022 Equitable Civic Engagement Fund is now closed. To learn about future opportunities, please sign up for our newsletter here.

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ENGAGE
WITH US

Would you like for Cleveland VOTES to speak at your upcoming engagement? 

 

Presentation Topics:


Join the Movement - Cleveland VOTES Background and Introduction  


Election Station -

Key facts about Upcoming Elections and Dates


#Commit2CLE - Review of 2021 Toolkit's best practices and case studies


Nonpartisan Education:

ACTivating your Organization to Nonpartisanship

TAKE
ACTION

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2022
ELECTIONS

Make sure your voter registration is up to date for the May 3rd and November 2nd Elections. Click on either of the below links to check/update your registration:

2021
ELECTIONS

Curious what the voter turnout was in 2021? Check out the Board of Elections' official election reports.