Awards & Recognitions
- 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient (Awarded to Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and Michael Schwerner posthumously)
- 2016 Morgan Stanley U.S. Strategy Challenge Winner
- Newman Civic Fellowships (15 Andrew Goodman Ambassadors)
- Truman Scholar (1 Andrew Goodman Ambassador)
- Fulbright Scholars (4 Andrew Goodman Ambassadors)
News & Press
- Election 2020″ ‘Big Winners Were Young People and Student Voters’
- Berkeley Student Video Captures ‘Why Bears Vote’ In This Year’s Election
- Tapping the Youth Vote: Student Voting Efforts Continue Despite COVID-19
- Student Voting Surges Despite Efforts to Suppress It
- First March to the Polls Plants Seeds for the Future of Voting on Campus
- What You Can Do Today to Increase Voter Turnout
- Colleges Scramble to Make Sure Students Will Be Able to Vote
- How The Andrew Goodman Foundation is Helping Amplify Youth Voices and Votes this Election Season
- Hack for Democracy Event Seeks to Increase Civic Engagement Among STEM Majors at ASU
- Yara Shahidi to Hold Voting Plans Discussion With Her Peers: “We Are in This Space Together”
Press Releases & Statements
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation, Bard College President and Students Win Student Voting Rights Victory in Dutchess County, NY Ahead of the 2020 Election
- Broad Coalition Calls on Senate to Extend 2020 Census Data Reporting Deadlines
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation, Equal Citizens, and Common Cause, File an Amicus Brief with SCOTUS Challenging Texas’ COVID-19 Vote By Mail Age Discrimination Law
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation, Bard College President and Students Files Motion to Rehear Voter Suppression Lawsuit Against the Dutchess County Board of Elections
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Statement on Bard College Lawsuit Ruling
- No Voter Left Out or Left Behind
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Statement on Lack of Justice for Breonna Taylor
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Statement on the Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation, Bard College President and Students File Voter Suppression Lawsuit Against the Dutchess County Board of Elections
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Joins with National Voting Rights Groups to Host 2020 HBCU Voting Summit ahead of The 2020 Presidential Election
Blogs & Stories
- Civics for Citizens: The Supreme Court of the United States
- Welcome to The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Take Your Power Back Weekend
- Votes For Women
- Spring 2020 x COVID-19 Roundup: Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere’s Semester Highlights
- Civics for Citizens: Voting at Home Using Vote-by-Mail and Absentee Voting
- On the Frontlines of Democracy
- Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere Promising Practices: Building a Coalition
- 3 Easy Ways to Support AGF on #GivingTuesdayNow
- Maryland Ambassadors Testify in Support of 2020 Student Voter Empowerment Act
- Taking Voter Engagement Online: How Georgetown University Institutionalized my.VoteEverywhere
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 Chaney and Michael Schwerner.
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Where is The Andrew Goodman Foundation located?
The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s main office is located in Upper Saddle River, NJ. Our office supports programming on 80 campuses in 25 states and Washington D.C.
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Does The Andrew Goodman Foundation support a political party?
The Andrew Goodman Foundation is a 501c3 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?
Are you interested in bringing Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere to your school? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who should I contact for media inquiries?
For media inquiries please contact our Communications Director Justyna Krygowska via email email@example.com or call (201) 995-1808 ext. 19.