Awards & Recognitions
- 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient (Awarded to Andrew Goodman posthumously)
- Newman Civic Fellowships (7 VE Ambassadors)
- Truman Scholar (1 VE Ambassador)
- Fulbright Scholars (2 VE Ambassadors)
- More VE Ambassador Awards
- 2016 Morgan Stanley U.S. Strategy Challenge Winner
News & Press
- UA Graduate Awarded for Dedication to Voting Rights
- Despite Killen’s Conviction, Justice Unresolved as Long as Systemic Racism Exists
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Wins 8th Annual Morgan Stanley U.S. Strategy Challenge
- Andrew Goodman Foundation President to Speak at 12th Annual Moral March in Raleigh, NC
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Launches the Puffin Fellows Program
- The Andrew Goodman Foundation Receives $100,000 from the Democracy Fund
Who is Andrew Goodman?
Andrew (Andy) Goodman was a Freedom Summer volunteer, who travelled to Mississippi in 1964 to register African 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 56 campuses within 24 states and Washington D.C.
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Does The Andrew Goodman Foundation support a political party?
The Andrew Goodman Foundation is a 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 school become a Vote Everywhere partner?
Are you interested in bringing 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.