’s Mobile Outreach Strategies

Type of Activity: Project Grant
Amount: Up to $75,000 in 2016

What is is a 501(c)(3) nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that operates at the intersection of technology and democracy. The organization’s online tools – which allow registration, absentee ballots, and checking a voter’s status – leverage technology to help ensure Americans have the modern, responsive election system they deserve.

Why do we think this project is a good idea?

Research suggests mobile outreach to eligible voters, combined with email outreach, can increase participation in elections.’s efforts to expand the impact of their participation tools through additional outreach – and publish the results of their experiments – aligns with Democracy Fund Voice’s belief that strong voter turn out is best for our republic.

How is Voice supporting the project?

Democracy Fund Voice approved a grant to of up to $75,000 to support a civic engagement project that digitally provides registered voters with important logistical and scheduling voter information in the 2016 election.