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Contact: Danielle Benson
420 W. Clinch Ave. Knoxville, TN 37902
YWCA Knoxville Hosts Voter Registration Drive
Beginning on September 4th, the YWCA Knoxville will hold a voter registration drive until September 30th to register Tennessee residents. Registration will be available at the downtown location at 420 W. Clinch Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37902 from 7:00am-8:00pm and the YWCA Phyllis Wheatley Center at 124 S. Cruze Street, Knoxville, TN 37915 from 10:00am-6:00pm. October 8th is the last day to register to vote in the General Election.
“The YWCA has been dedicated to improving the lives of all women in our community for more than a century. We are proud to play a role in mobilizing voters.” –Sara Baker, YWCA Director of Women’s Advocacy and Written Communications.
This election season is critical to the well-being of women and their families. Voting is the most important tool to help shape policies that affect your family. Your vote will determine who will have the power to make major decisions that will influence wealth, education, National economy, affordable housing, health care and so much more.
During this election year, your vote counts now more than ever.
YWCA Knoxville is a nonprofit social-service agency focused on empowerment, justice, and dignity for all. YWCA serves nearly 15,000 clients and families annually through youth development, transitional housing, support for victims of domestic violence, health and wellness opportunities, and advocacy.