FALL 2018 VOTER SERVICES TEAM ACTIVITIES
The final tally for voter registrations drives this fall
is as follows: Voter Registrations 94, Absentee Ballot Applications 70, check registrations 73, address changes 22 and name
change 1. We held 11 drives total.
August at USI the Voter Services team registered 55 voters, and helped with 33 applications for absentee ballots. At
U of E 4 students registered to vote, 16 completed applications for absentee ballots, and 3 people checked their registrations.
At Ivy Tech in early September they registered 2 voters, confirmed 15 registrations, changed 2 addresses, and gave out absentee
- On Saturday, September 15 team members
went door to door with the NAACP to register voters. The League also registered voters at the West Franklin Street
Bazaar that day.
- The committee got in contact
with the Evansville Housing Authority and began by registering voters at two sites -- Buckner Towers on Monday, September
17 and and Caldwell Homes on September 18.
information postcards and brochures on how to get a state ID have been distributed to all of the libraries. Postcards are
also being distributed at the food pantries at Simpson United Methodist Church, St. Vincent de Paul and Annunciation Church,
as well as at Patchwork Central and additional locations.
of the Be a Voter poster contest entries were displayed at Central Library starting September 23. The League had
a voter registration table at the official opening of the exhibit on September 25, which is National Voter Registration Day.
- The two Be A Voter billboards will be displayed in October at Read and the
Lloyd and at 41 and St. George Rd. The total number of estimated views for the month is about 100,000.
2018 BE A VOTER POSTER & VIDEO CONTEST
This spring LWVSWIN Voter Services team members educated seniors at all the Vanderburgh
and Warrick high schools about voting. The students were encouraged to participate in a poster and video contest urging
others to vote.
Poster Contest Winners
place Kayla Buente and Haley Robertson
- 2nd place Kalie
- 3rd place Baleigh Montgomery
Video Contest Winners
- 1st place Sam Valadares and Alex Behme
- 2nd place Noah Reich, Evey Delong, Amber Brinton and Alivia Reich
- 3rd place Paola Perez and Elizabeth Dexter
| Ange Humphrey, Noah Reich, and Amber Brinton
2nd place video winners Noah Reich and Amber Brinton on WEHT Local Lifestyles on August 9.
1st Place Video on YouTube
2nd Place Video on YouTube
1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Poster Winners