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Volunteer Information and Downloads

We have loads of volunteer opportunities.  Grocery carts full!  Meet great people.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020, Non-Partisan Elections Statewide

Wisconsin Supreme Court + Milwaukee Mayor, City Attorney, City Comptroller, City Treasurer, All Alders

 

YOUR source for everything voting.   The items in red can be downloaded now.  Each new flyer is added as it is updated.  We gather everything you want right here.

Convenient.  Some is from other sites and we have to wait for them.  We enjoy your visits.  Visit regularly!  We will have new stuff for you as fast as we can.

2020 Voter Calendar.  This calendar has everything.  Every volunteer needs one of these.  It shows open registration period, cut off dates, election dates, and more.  8.5 x 11

North Side Volunteer Locations.  List of places where volunteers will be working.  You can use this list to pick your places to contact voters.

South Side Volunteer Locations.  Like the North Side list, this is your planning guide for helping people register to vote and reminding them every election is important.

Coming Jan 2020:   New handouts for 2020 Election

Candidates for local offices in Milwaukee - English  PDF download

Candidatos por oficinas locales en Milwaukee - Español  PDF download

Handouts

  • Smart voting rights & tips   4 to a page/2 sides,  handout on your rights as a voter - good anytime, good opportunity to remind voters of every election in 2020.
  • Acceptable ID sixers 2019 English  6 to a page/ 2 sides, lists what IDs are acceptable for registration and at the polls.  These make nice handouts at busy events and locations.  English
  • Acceptable ID sixers 2019 Spanish  6 to a page/2 sides.  Spanish

Homeless Voters

State of Wisconsin official authorization statement on homeless voters.  Contact staff at homeless shelters now and discuss registering residents to vote.

Homeless-Residency Info  - Info on residency requirements for homeless people, proof of residency form for shelter staff to sign,.  Homeless people who are citizens can vote.  The voices of homeless voters matter.  Ask us if  you need more information.  Bring this up at a Supermarket Legends meeting.

If it's red, it is a download.  Click to download.

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Absentee Ballot Applications, Curbside Voting

Days and locations for In-Person, Absentee voting will be available in early 2020

  • City of Milwaukee packet – proof of residence information and Milwaukee Voter Registration Form
  • Application for absentee ballot   2020 elections  Milwaukee  (instructions included)
  • Application for absentee ballot in Spanish 2020 Elections Milwaukee (instructions included)
  • Application for absentee ballot 2020 Wisconsin  (Milwaukee accepts this form)

Volunteer Newsletter Signup

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Elections 2020

  • Tuesday, February 18
  • Tuesday, April 7
  • Tuesday, August 11
  • Tuesday, November 3

My Vote Wisconsin fridge magnet

2020 Spring Election ID info

City of Milwaukee Early voting hours coming January 2020

Table Signs

All table signs are 8.5 X 11.  These fit nicely in plastic holders or taped to a wall.  These can be run in color which attracts attention.

Voter Information

Pile of moving boxes with message about register to vote after you move

Moved? - Reregister

Regiter to vote sign

Register to Vote

What other signs can you use? Click here

Election Inspector Application

Election Inspector  online application – Any Milwaukee County citizen at least 18 years old & eligible to vote may apply.  If you are fluent in English/Spanish or English/Hmong consider applying.  This is rewarding work.

Clicking this application for Election Inspector takes you to another website.

Milwaukee Ward Maps & Offfice Holder Information

  • 325 wards with maps and office holder information
  • outline map of ward
  • list of all officeholders representing the ward
  • date of next election for each office
  • tips for voters on voter ID, online registration and more

This link takes you to another website.  Use your back button to return to the Supermarket Legends website.

Download Milwaukee Ward Maps

 

These are compiled and updated by Anne & Suzanne.  Thanks!!

Online Voter Registration

Your guide to Wisconsin on-line voter registration process.  Download here   This was prepared by Linea from the information provided by the Wisconsin Election Commission.

Libraries, DMV, High Schools

Milwaukee Libraries locations and hours -- librarians will help online registration

DMV locations and hours - great places to meet voters

High School voter packet  

Excellent material including: US voting rights historical timeline  and  information on how to vote in Wisconsin.  Talk about the history.  Let students test themselves with an old Louisiana jim crow literacy test.  Perfect time to talk about current voter suppression laws.  (packet prepared by League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County)

Use Your Right to Vote for the People Who Can't Vote

 

Bryan Stevenson is the founder and director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery Alabama.  He defends the poor and the incarcerated.  (A link to one of his TED talks included)

Happy Voting (you can't watch this just once)

Welcome to Wisconsin!

Families from Puerto Rico are moving here.  We are working with the Wisconsin Elections Commission to make sure they can exercise their right to  vote.   Information on how to get a photo ID for voting.

Click here to download instructions in English

Click here to download instructions in Spanish (Puerto Rico)