Long Distance Voter

Rating: 5 stars   40 reviews

Issues: Civil Rights

Location: San Francisco CA 94117 USA

Mission: Long Distance Voter increases civic participation and removes impediments to voting by helping US citizens register and vote by mail.
Results: We've had over 3 million visitors since launching in 2008. We've had almost 1 million visitors in October 2012. In the past four years we've registered over 120,000 voters and we've helped another 530,000+ visitors get their absentee ballots. And we'd done this all without a single full time staff member.
2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

What a great idea. It couldn't be easier to use, either!

As a college student and then young professional that moved often, I found it could be difficult and confusing to check where I was registered to vote. The information is all over the place. Honestly, with today's busy lifestyle, making it to the polls in time to vote has be a challenge too.

Long Distance Voter makes it easy.

You can check your status and voter registration data on the books, register absentee, and be secure about your vote being counted in the next election.

It's plain and simple. Plus, with conservative attacks on people's ability to vote via Voter ID laws and SCOTUS striking down portions of the Civil Rights Movement landmark legislation, the Voting Rights Act, voting by mail is a way to combat racist voting laws at the polls, and make sure your vote is counted.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Awesome organization. Incredibly helpful, thoughtful, and deeply devoted to serving the public.

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

Life-changing

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Definitely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Very Well

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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