Advocacy

HIGHLIGHTING OUR NEWEST COMMUNITY SERVICE!

Together New Orleans is a broad-based coalition of congregations and community-based organizations in the greater New Orleans area, with the capacity to address community problems large and small. NCJW volunteers will serve as ‘Super Block Captains’ to deepen civic engagement and voter turnout. Contact Barbara Kaplinsky at kaplinskyb@gmail.com or (504) 982-6259.

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Fall 2021 Election Details:

Nov. 13, 2021 – Open Primary/Orleans Municipal Parochial Primary/Amendments/State Representative, District 16 and 102 Special Primary/State Senate, District 27 Special Primary Election (Rescheduled due to Hurricane Ida)

The following is important information for the Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021 Open Primary/Orleans Municipal Parochial Primary/State Representative, District 16 and 102 Special Primary/State Senate, District 27 Special Primary Election:

  • Early voting is Oct. 30 through Nov. 6 (excluding Sunday, Oct. 31) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee ballot is Nov. 9 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee ballot online through our Voter Portal or in writing through your Registrar of Voters Office (other than military and overseas voters).
  • The deadline for a registrar of voters to receive a voted absentee ballot is Nov. 12 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

Dec. 11, 2021 – Open General/Orleans Municipal Parochial General Election (Rescheduled due to Hurricane Ida)

The following is important information for the Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 Open General/Orleans Municipal Parochial Special General Election:

  • The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is Nov. 10.
  • The deadline to register to vote through the GeauxVote Online Registration System is Nov. 20.
  • Early voting is Nov. 27 through Dec. 4 (excluding Sunday, Nov. 28) from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The deadline to request an absentee ballot is Dec. 7 by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee ballot online through our Voter Portal or in writing through your Registrar of Voters Office (other than military and overseas voters).
  • The deadline for a registrar of voters to receive a voted absentee ballot is Dec. 10 by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

    For more information on voting and voter registration, CLICK HERE

    or  Go to GEAUXVOTE.com

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Learn how to join our group of dynamic volunteers and activists, who truly make change happen.

       

NCJW GNO is a partner in the Engaging New Voices and Voters (ENVV) non-Partisan Coalition, co-led by NCJW and League of Women Voters, dedicated to registering voters, informing voters about issues related to the elections, and getting out the vote (GOTV). Please visit the Engaging New Voices and Voters website for information about election dates, polling locations, how to get involved in our voter registration efforts, and more.

Click here for Voter information from ENVV

YOU can be part of our Coalition: Engaging New Voices and Voters to facilitate registration for the upcoming mid-term elections.
Please email either Sylvia Finger (isfinger@gmail.com) or Jill Israel (jisraelnola@gmail.com), if you would like to be added to the coalition email list.

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