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Volunteer opportunity description

Volunteers have the opportunity of conducting community outreach, in the form of canvassing, phone banking, increasing accessibility of digital flyers and content, and supporting a NYCCEC text-info line, to bring awareness of language assistance services. This work may include participating in in-person or virtual days of action prior to election cycles, which consists of targeted community canvassing to inform New Yorkers of multilingual resources that are available.


Selection Criteria: To the extent practicable, the Civic Engagement Commission will select volunteers based upon the following criteria. Candidates are not required to meet all the criteria.

  • Over the age of 11
  • Passionate about language access and justice
  • Public speaking skills
  • Comfortable with speaking with strangers
  • Willing to learn about voting rights in NYC

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NYC Civic Engagement Commission

Abby Walczak
Civic Engagement Support Specialist
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