OUR FIRST VOTE
WE DECIDE OUR FUTURE
As the young men and women of America, we have the power to create the world that we want to inherit. Our First Vote is a PEER-TO-PEER, NON-PARTISAN youth activist organization created to inspire our nation's youth to participate in our democracy!
STEPS TO RAISING YOUR VOICE
STEP ONE: GET REGISTERED!!!
Did you know that you can PREREGISTER TO VOTE before your 18th birthday in most states as long as you are 18 on election day? Why wait? Join our democracy NOW!
OUR FIRST VOTE MAJOR RESOURCES:
HEADCOUNT: Get fully registered on the go, receive periodic updates on your phone about when to vote, and the location of your polling place! TONS of valuable info here! Click the button on the right to get started!
FAIRVOTE: STATE BY STATE info for preregistration!! Almost every state in the union allows preregistration for young voters before the age of 18. Find out where you stand!!
STEP TWO: KNOW YOUR REPS!
Get to know those who REPRESENT YOU in government!! Visit our TAKE ACTION page for links to learn your U.S. SENATORS and DISTRICT CONGRESSMEN!
Are your representatives fighting for issues you care about? Find out! If not, get all the info you need to contact your rep and raise concerns you deem important! Click below to visit our page!
STEP THREE: COMMIT TO VOTE!
Once you are registered, encourage your friends to register too! Share your knowledge--your enthusiasm for change can be infectious! Get them to the polls, they will get others to the polls, and then real change can happen. There is REAL POWER in numbers! Your vote is your voice.