Press Release: GoVoteNYC Funder Collaborative Announces $1.05 Million in Grants to Get Out the Vote

THE NEW YORK COMMUNITY TRUST— April 26, 2022 — The GoVoteNYC Fund in The New York Community Trust has announced $1.05 million in grants to 11 nonprofits for nonpartisan get-out-the-vote activities.

Targeting more than 2 million new and infrequent voters, these grants will draw attention to the importance of voting in the coming state and congressional elections and is central to the Fund’s mission to shift the decades-long downward trajectory of voter participation in the city.

This year New Yorkers will vote in elections for four statewide offices and all state legislative seats. State elected officials are the decision-makers in myriad issues affecting New York City residents.

Read the full press release here.