ATLANTA -Over two hundred youth attended a one-day summit to prepare young people to “Black The Vote” in the upcoming elections. The Georgia Coalition for the Peoples’ Agenda has partnered with RISE to train young organizers and create a strategy to mobilize voters. All of the candidates in the race for Secretary of State were in attendance to address the youth.
ABOUT THE PEOPLE’S AGENDA
Georgia Coalition for the People’s Agenda is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization performing year-round voter registration, education and mobilization in Black communities throughout Georgia. Led by board chair, Rev. J. A. Milner, and Butler, the organization has headquarters in Atlanta and offices in Athens, Albany, Macon, Augusta, LaGrange and Savannah. For more information visit http://thepeoplesagenda.org, email [email protected]or call the People’s Agenda at (404) 653-1199.