WeCount! 2018 GOTV Update

Georgia WAND had a great GOTV campaign! THANK YOU to all the donors, canvassers, foundations, staff leaders, volunteers, and others  who made our work possible! Our GOTV team consisted of We Count! Coordinator, Jewel Howard, Executive Director, Lindsay Harper, and 29 canvassers (the majority of whom were from the communities we serve, such as …

Georgia WAND Welcomes Jewel Howard! By Lindsay Harper

Georgia WAND is elated to officially welcome Jewel L. Howard to the squad! During this extremely important general election year, she has been coordinating our We Count! efforts, overseeing our voter registration and Get Out the Vote (GOTV) campaigns at multiple locations across the city such as our local school partners, …

Join Georgia WAND at AFROPUNK!

Come experience an amazing lineup of black artists and visit Georgia WAND in Activism Row at AFROPUNK: Carnival of Consciousness Atlanta Edition 2018! We will be partnering with Women Engaged to advocate for equitable voting, women’s health, and reproductive rights. Interested in earning a ticket to AFROPUNK? Join AFROPUNK Army! AFROPUNK (AP) Army acts as …

SAVE THE DATE: A Healthy, Prosperous, & Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership

Georgia WAND and Partnership for Southern Equity are eager to host “A Healthy, Prosperous, and Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership.” This conference is a two-day event of speakers, workshops, emergency preparedness information, and a health fair as an opportunity to bring together residents across age, race, gender, and field to share …

Your Donations Support Our GOTV Efforts!

Georgia WAND’s We Count! program is expanding!! We have a robust Get Out the Vote plan, and we need your help! We are actively contacting voters in 10 Georgia counties, and we plan to mail 113,000 households and make 57,000 phone calls.   Will you donate today $15, $120, $500, or …

Join Me in Celebrating Our Own Just Transition by Becky Rafter

It is with great pleasure that I share exciting news with the Georgia WAND community! We have moved closer to fulfilling our vision for a just Georgia WAND. As I move into another position within the organization, it is with humility and love that I announce the appointment of Lindsay Harper as Georgia WAND’s 3rd Executive Director! …