Georgia Specific Volunteer Opportunities

Atlanta City Council Resources

  • On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021the City of Atlanta will be holding its Municipal General Election
  • Voting will occur at regular polling precincts and locations between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m.
  • You must be registered to vote by October 4th, 2021 in order to vote in this election
    • Note: this election is only for individuals registered to vote within the City of Atlanta
  • Votes may be cast for City of Atlanta Mayor, Council President, 15 City Council Members, 9 Board of Education Members, and to retain 10 Municipal Court Judges

Fair Districts Georgia

  • "Fair Districts GA is the sole nonpartisan organization in Georgia focused exclusively on fighting gerrymandering, the practice of drawing legislative district lines to favor one group over another. FDGA's ultimate goal is to reform Georgia’s process for drawing state and federal electoral maps. FDGA supports stronger standards and a nonpartisan, transparent, accountable redistricting process."
  • FDGA has partnered with the Princeton Gerrymandering Project in an effort to "encourage nonpartisan redistricting in Georgia"
  • Contact your local elections officials or sign up for action alerts on the FDGA website

Georgia Peanut Gallery

  • "The Georgia Peanut Gallery is a non-partisan partnership made up of civil rights organizations and people dedicated to ensuring and promoting fair, transparent, and accessible elections for all Georgians."
  • "The Peanut Gallery recruits and trains volunteers from across the state to monitor and report activities at local county board of elections meetings to ensure that county officials are accountable to the people."

Go Vote Georgia

  • "Georgia Votes is a bold, trusted, and diverse collaborative of organizations that champion an equitable and inclusive democracy, for and with traditionally underrepresented communities."
  • Volunteer with Go Vote Georgia using the link below

The New Georgia Project

  • "The New Georgia Project is a nonpartisan effort to register and civically engage Georgians."
  • Download the New Georgia Project app to learn about candidates running for office in Georgia
  • Sign up to volunteer with the New Georgia Project using the link below