Atlanta Runoff Election: #VoteWithJustice!

City of Atlanta–don’t forget to vote in the Runoff Election on Tuesday, December 5. Our partner Jobs with Justice has created a voter guide to help you decide who to vote for in the upcoming Runoff Election. Here’s their Runoff Election #VoteWithJustice voter guide catalog. As a follow-up to the original …

Vote Now! Early Voting Continues Until November 3

As an organization committed to civic engagement and empowering women to act politically, Georgia WAND encourages you to get out and vote early this election cycle.   In Georgia, early voting has started. Here is a list of early voting locations in Fulton County. Absentee ballots can be mailed in up to …

Jobs With Justice Releases #VOTEwithJUSTICE Elections Catalog

Jobs with Justice, a coalition partner of Georgia WAND, has released its 2017 Elections Catalog with the responses of Atlanta election candidates to questions about issues that Atlanta residents face. Find it here. Georgia WAND and over 20 other community, labor, faith, and youth organizations that make up the Atlanta Jobs with …

Georgia WAND to Address NPU-V Community Forum

Residents of NPU-V in Atlanta–people who live in Pittsburgh, Mechanicsville, Summerhill, Capital Gateway, Peoplestown, and Adair Park–should attend a community forum this Saturday, October 28 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m at FANPLEX 786 Hank Aaron Dr SE. Mayoral, city council, and school board candidates who are running for office will …

Becky Rafter to serve on Women Impacting Public Policy panel

On November 8, the National Task Force Against Domestic Violence is hosting a panel of nationally and locally acclaimed women’s rights leaders, including Georgia WAND’s own Becky Rafter. The panel is nonpartisan and includes women with diverse roles and diverse backgrounds. It aims to set the pace for engagment in …

Our Future Atlanta

Our Future Atlanta is a growing coalition of organizations across Atlanta taking a stand on the importance of local elections. The Coalition is co-led by the Center for Civic Innovation, the Partnership for Southern Equity and ProGeorgia, and facilitated by Collective Wisdom Group. Our Future Atlanta partners believe that: ALL …