Coordinated by the REV UP Campaign, National Disability Voter Registration Week (NDVRW) is a concerted effort to get people with disabilities registered to vote, educated about this year’s election, and prepared to cast a ballot in November. NDVRW is held annually the third week of July, just before the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
The REV UP Campaign, launched by the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) in 2016, is a nonpartisan initiative that coordinates with national, state, and local disability organizations to increase the political power of the disability community while also engaging candidates and the media on disability issues. The Campaign focuses on voter registration, education, access, and engagement.
The Office of Policy at OCALI has created a one-page overview that includes facts and other resources that you can use to help spread the word.
We’ve prepared a sample social media post and images if you’d like to help get the word out about the REV UP Campaign:
The OCALI Team is excited to participate in National Disability Voter Registration Week July 11th – 15th, 2019! Help us spread the word!Visit www.aapd.com/REVUP to learn more about upcoming voter registration events! #REVUP #DisabilityVote19