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
- UA Students Win Fulbright Awards
- Voting Rights Advocates To Discuss Rise In Voter Suppression Bills Throughout South
- Student Named Campus Compact 2023 Newman Fellow
- KU Student Honored As Rising Star Of The Year By Andrew Goodman Foundation
- 10 Asian American & Pacific Islander Alumni You Should Know
- Bob Frigo Recognized For Commitment To Ensuring Student Civic And Voter Engagement
- ALL IN Recognizes The 2023 Student Voting Honor Roll
- The Center For Civic Engagement At Bard College, With Community Engagement Offices At Marist And Vassar, Organized First Convening Of The Hudson Valley Student Voting Coalition On March 30, 2023
- UW-Parkside Student Honored As Newman Civic Fellow
- SUNY Geneseo Named Voter-Friendly Campus
Press Releases & Statements
- 13 Andrew Goodman Ambassadors Named On 2023 ALL IN Student Voting Honor Roll
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation To Honor Six 2023 “Hidden Heroes”
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Statement On The Passing Of Harry Belafonte
- Four Andrew Goodman Ambassadors Selected As 2023 Newman Civic Fellows
- 46 Andrew Goodman Campuses Receive Voter Friendly Campus Designation
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation, March For Our Lives, & National Vote At Home Institute Join As Amici In Fifth Circuit Court Of Appeals In Texas’ Vote-By-Mail Age Discrimination Case
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Elects New Officers To Its Board Of Directors
- Bard College, Along With The Andrew Goodman Foundation And Three University Partners, Awarded $399,000 Grant From Mellon Foundation For Civic Engagement And Voting Rights
- 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
Blogs & Stories
- Lasting Impact: An Andrew Goodman Alumni Q&A With Gabrielle Slaughter, Spelman College
- Civics For Change: Reproductive Justice
- Spring 2023 Roundup: Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere’s Semester Highlights
- Civics For Change: Gun Control
- One Stop Shop: Elon University’s Inaugural On-Campus One Stop Early Voting Site
- Civics For Change: LGBTQ+ Justice
- Civics For Change: Climate Change
- Civics For Change: Issues Young People Care About
- Civics For Change: 2023 Local Elections
- Paving The Way For Voters: Satellite City Clerk’s Offices At The University Of Michigan
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?
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