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National Voter Registration Day Event 9/28/21

The Urban Flight Foundation plans to host an event to register voters in time for the Virginia General election.

At 12:30 p.m. EST, Tuesday, September 28, 2021, The Urban Flight Foundation will host a National Voter Registration Day 2021 event at Central Rappahannock Regional Library Porter Branch as part of a massive nationwide effort to register hundreds of thousands of new voters. National Voter Registration Day seeks to increase civic participation by encouraging Americans to register to vote and then turn out to vote in record numbers this year. "Being informed will motivate and encourage citizens to come out to the polls. I am excited to provide information and host events to do so. An informed voter is a happy and confident voter. I am so glad to be able to serve my community by providing information in the form of a podcast (The Urban Flight Foundation Podcast), virtual events, interviews with the candidates, and a voter information tent at Long Family Markets. " shares Founder, Chandra Gore.

Beginning in 2015 The Urban Flight Foundation Founder Chandra Gore has held events within the Stafford County Community to spread the word about Voter Registration and Candidate Information. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, she moved the event to a virtual format to ensure that voter information was distributed. Successfully hosting Voter Registration Drives and Community Information Tent at the Long Family Farmers Market on select Sundays with the next on coming up on Sunday October 10, 2021 from 8 am - 1pm. Chandra believes that participating in National Programs such as Vote Early Day and National Voter Registration Day are important initiatives to inform and help get citizens registered to vote and most importantly out to the polls. As a non-partisan national holiday, National Voter Registration Day counts on thousands of partners and volunteers from every state in the country and represents nonprofits, businesses, libraries, campus groups, and more. Started in 2012, National Voter Registration Day is designed to create an annual moment when the entire nation focuses on registering Americans to exercise their most basic right – the right to vote. Americans can register at hundreds of events across the nation and online at NationalVoterRegistrationDay. org. Supporters can also follow National Voter Registration Day activities through social media on September 28 by searching #NationalVoterRegistrationDay and #VoteReady National Voter Registration Day Event Central Rappahannock Regional Library Porter Branch 2001 Parkway Blvd, Stafford, VA 22554 Room 3 September 28, 2021 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Find out about more events and RSVP by following The Urban Flight Foundation on social media. Facebook.com/theurbanflightfoundation Instagram.com/theurbanflightfoundation Twitter.com/theurbanflight

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