Making Democracy Work

Naturalization Ceremonies

Description The Portland Area League has an ongoing program to welcome and register new voters at naturalization ceremonies for new citizens. This is a year-round project, with events in Portland and Bangor; and we need more volunteers. Read all about it here.
Location Various in the Portland area and around the state.
Time commitment Year-round; twice a month; 2-3-hour commitment for each event. Volunteers need not commit to attending all events.
Skills required Friendly, curious, interested in people. Training is provided on completing voter registration form
Benefits to the League Creates visibility and earned media for the League in communities where the events take place; builds our collaboration with the immigrant community; contributes to the fulfillment of our mission by fostering voter participation.[row]
LWVME contact Peg Balano
pbalano@maine.rr.com