Awards & Recognitions
- 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient (Awarded to Andrew Goodman, James Earl Chaney, and Michael Schwerner posthumously)
- 2016 Morgan Stanley U.S. Strategy Challenge Winner
- 2020 SLSV Award for Contributing to an Equitable Democracy
- 2022 Top-Rated Nonprofit by Great Nonprofits
News & Press
- CCEC Turns J. Lee’s Into Election Night Watch Party
- Andrew Goodman Foundation: Making Young Voices And Votes A Powerful Force For Democracy
- Gen Z Vote Could Shape Midterm Elections
- Vassar To Get Polling Place After Judge Rules Dutchess Board Of Elections Violated Law
- League Of Women Voters Sues Dutchess Board Of Elections Over Lack Of Polling Site At Vassar College
- “Young People Are Fed Up”: Inside The Fight To Defend Young Voters
- Students Get Out The Vote, On Campus And Across The State
- Lack Of On-Campus Polling Site Violates New Law, Highlights Voting Inequities
- Andrew Goodman Ambassador Leads The Charge For Early Voting At UDC
- Student Organizations Get Out The Vote
Press Releases & Statements
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation, The League Of Women Voters Of Mid-Hudson Region & New York State, The New York Civil Liberties Union, And Dutchess Student Voting Coalition Celebrate On-Campus Polling Place For Vassar College Students Ahead of Midterms
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation And Five Partner Organizations Launch National “Student Vote Choice” Campaign To Promote Student Voting Rights Ahead Of 2022 And 2024 Elections
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Launches 2022 National Voter Education Week Campaign
- Deliver My Vote Education Fund, National Vote At Home Institute, And The Andrew Goodman Foundation Announce New Research Publication Vote-By-Mail: Modeling Voter Participation In The 2018 Midterm Election
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Commends The Fulton County, Georgia Board Of Elections For Restoring On-Campus Early Voting Polling Locations For 2022
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Reacts To Proposed Elimination Of On-Campus Early Voting Locations In Fulton County, Georgia
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation To Honor Six “Hidden Heroes” For Their Commitment To Campus Civic And Voter Engagement
- Freedom Rider David Dennis Sr. And Author David Dennis Jr. To Speak At Eighth Annual National Civic Leadership Training Summit Honoring Young Changemakers
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Statement On The Introduction Of The Youth Voting Rights Act
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation And The Harvard Kennedy School’s William Monroe Trotter Collaborative For Social Justice Host Strategic Summit, ” Towards Freedom: Collective Organizing In The Legacy Of Andrew Goodman”
Blogs & Stories
- Penciled In: Pace University Makes Election Day A Holiday For Student Voters
- Campaign To The Polls: Our Plan To Mobilize The Youth Vote In The 2022 Midterm Elections
- A New Chapter In The Fight: Xavier University Of Louisiana Ambassadors Continue Voter ID Work Started At Louisiana State University
- Civics For Change: Reforming The Electoral Count Act
- Civics For Change: Voter Suppression 101
- Civics For Change: The Aftermath Of Roe V. Wade
- Recapping Legacy Summer 2022: Making Change From 1964 To Today
- Civics For Change: Andrew Goodman
- Spring 2022 Roundup: Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere’s Semester Highlights
- Civics For Change: Michael Schwerner
Who is Andrew Goodman?
Andrew (Andy) Goodman was a Freedom Summer volunteer, who traveled to Mississippi in 1964 to register Black Americans to vote. On his first day, the Ku Klux Klan murdered Andy and two other civil rights workers, James Earl Chaney and Michael Schwerner.
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Where is The Andrew Goodman Foundation located?
The Andrew Goodman Foundation staff is located all across the country and supports programming on 91 campuses in 26 states and Washington D.C.
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Does The Andrew Goodman Foundation support a political party?
The Andrew Goodman Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-partisan organization. Our focus is to continue Andy’s legacy by advocating for equal voting rights for all Americans, no matter their political affiliation.
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How are donations to The Andrew Goodman Foundation used?
All donations received by The Andrew Goodman Foundation directly support our programs.
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How can I get involved with The Andrew Goodman Foundation?
Getting involved with The Andrew Goodman Foundation is easy. Click here to provide us with more information about your interests.
How can my college or university become involved with Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere?
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Who should I contact for media inquiries?
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