Our friends at the WA Voting Rights Restoration Coalition are excited to bring a lineup of mural installations across Washington to celebrate our state’s restoration of voting rights. They are organizing three events for the formerly incarcerated community to engage, register to vote, and kick off the election season. Join them for these vibrant events that combine art, activism, and civic engagement!
Date: September 19, 4-8pm (National Voter Registration Day!)
Event Location: American Indian Community Center, 1025 W Indiana Ave, Spokane, WA
Date: September 23, 2-6pm
Event Location: 298 S Front St, Yakima, WA
Time: September 30, 2023, 2-6pm
Event Location: Surge Coworking Space, 5401 S Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA
Mural painting by talented artists, opportunities for community painting
Community vendors and food
Tabling for voter registration and education
About the new law:
Directly impacted activists and lawmakers came together to pass HB 1078, which restored voting rights to people with past felony convictions in 2022. If you have returned home from prison, you CAN vote!
Visit FreeTheVoteWA.org to read more and register to vote.
For inquiries and more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.