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Your Vote Matters! Don't Let them Count you Out #NewHaven

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Your Vote Matters! Don't Let them Count you Out #NewHaven

Time: September 19, 2020 from 11am to 3pm
Location: New Haven Green
Street: 250 Temple Street
City/Town: New Haven
Event Type: community, event, census, vote
Organized By: Your Vote Matters/Don't Let them Count you Out #NewHaven”
Latest Activity: Sep 16

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Please Come/ Share this awesome Community Event  “Your Vote Matters/Don't Let them Count you Out #NewHaven”! 

When: Saturday, Sep 19, 2020 at 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Where: New Haven Green, 250 Temple Street, New Haven, CT, 06511

Come register to Vote and/or complete the #2020 Census on the Spot!

We are encouraging all Connecticut residents who are passing by the downtown area to join us in this socially distanced but socially conscious way. 

There will be a FREE Ice Cream/ Taco Truck to reward those who participate in the fun!

Participating Non-Profit Info tables with community resources will be in attendance: City of New Haven, Registrar of Voters, US Census Bureau,The New Haven Complete Count committee, Community Action Agency of New Haven Inc., Greater New Haven NAACP, Project M.O.R.E, Urban League of Southern CT, Witness to Hunger, Jennifer Roberts w. City of NH Health Dept. Immunization Action Plan) and More.

State/ Municipal leaders are all invited (Alders & Dignitaries included).

***Rain Date: Sunday, September 20, 2020

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