Thanks for participating in PFLAG Academy Online! One of our key goals is to help you take the information that you learned in this session and use it to make your chapter stronger and more effective. To do that, we’ve created this page to provide you with tools, resources, and references to materials mentioned in the workshop. As always, the PFLAG National staff is here to help. If you have any questions, comments, or just need some good advice, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
I'm voting because...
Step 1: Download your "I'm voting because..." card (PDF)
Step 2: Complete your card with one of the (501(c)3-compliant, nonpartisan) reasons you plan to vote.
Step 3: Get creative! Take a picture with your filled out card!
Step 4: Send you completed cards to [email protected] or post to your personal social media! Don't forget your hashtags! #PFLAGvotes #PFLAGproud #EqualityStartsWithMe.
Policy Matters: Bi-weekly newsletter, sent every other Friday
Elections Matter: Sporadic newsletter with election updates
Get Out The Vote 2020: Check this blog post for regular updates
PFLAG Academy On-Demand:
Other Advocacy Tools:
Check Your Voter Registration Status: vote.org/am-i-registered-to-vote
Find My State or Local Election Office Website: usa.gov/election-office
Voting & COVID-19: vote.org/covid-19
Vote 411: vote411.org
Ballot Ready: ballotready.org
Election Protection Hotline: 866ourvote.org
DOJ Voting Rights Hotline: civilrights.justice.gov/report/
Articles and Research:
Washington Post: About 100 Million People Couldn’t be Bothered to Vote This Year (2016)
Ad Council & Democracy Works: Driving Voter Turnout in 2020: Research on Effective Messaging Strategies for Each Generation
Williams Institute: THE 2020 LGBT VOTE Preferences and Characteristics of LGBT Voters
ACLU News & Commentary: Block the Vote: Voter Suppression in 2020
Brennan Center: Purges: A Growing Threat to the Right to Vote
them.: 50 States of Queer
Psychological Science: Do You Have a Voting Plan? Implementation Intentions, Voter Turnout, and Organic Plan Making
AFL-CIO Blog: Make a Plan to Vote