KACE has been advocating the voting rights of community members. KACE specially works to mobilize, increase accessibility to polls, and educate community on how to exercise their voting rights. KACE combines various strategies including litigation, grassroots lobbying and community education to protect voting rights.
Voter Registration Drive
- KACE has been conducting voter registration drives at a variety of venues including churches and community centers
- KACE registered more than 25,000 new Korean voters in NY and NJ since 1996
- Annually, KACE assists more than 1,200 voters to register, change address, change party affiliations, and check poll site locations
- KACE outreaches to and educates the community about local government systems and voting procedures
- KACE is hosting a series of candidate debates, publishing election guides and newsletters as an informational resource center
Hot-Line on Election Day
- KACE operates voter hotlines to resolve any issues and concerns that a voter may face at a poll site on an election day.
- KACE has served over 800 voters through the hot-line program.
Exit Polls & Exit Poll Monitoring
- KACE conducts exit polls and poll monitoring to document various discriminatory actions at polling sites and to immediately intervene discriminatory actions
- To protect Korean American voters’ voting rights from being diluted by gerrymandering practices, KACE is actively involved in local and federal redistricting processes.
**Korean American Civic Empowerment for Community is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the Internal Revenue Service. Your donations and contributions are tax-deductible. KACE sends out certificates of contribution within 15 days of receipt. Please take the certificate(s) to your tax professional when preparing your annual tax return.If you choose to support us regularly or at multiple times, we can send a certificate at the end of the year as well.
Support By Check
Please make the check payable to “Korean American Civic Empowerment” and send it to:
Korean American Civic Empowerment
3520 147th Street, Ste. 2D
Flushing, NY 11354.
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