FairVote

For General Operating Support

  • Amount
    $300,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    3/16/2015
  • Term
    23 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Organization
Overview
FairVote is a national, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that uses its unique networks, analysis, strategic insight and body of research to act as a catalyst for electoral reform and voting rights at the federal, state, and local level. FairVote is widely regarded as the leading advocate for adoption of instant-runoff voting, proportional representation, and the national popular vote, among other reforms. FairVote has also focused on how electoral innovation can improve the quality of representation by, for example, increasing the number of women and minorities in the legislature. This supplemental general operating support grant would strengthen FairVote’s organizational capacity to carry out its existing work.
About the Grantee
Grantee Website
www.fairvote.org 
Address
6930 Carroll Ave
Suite 610
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Grants to this Grantee
for general operating support  
FairVote is a national, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that uses its unique networks, analysis, strategic insight and body of research to act as a catalyst for electoral reform and voting rights at the federal, state, and local level. FairVote is widely regarded as the leading advocate for adoption of instant-runoff voting, proportional representation, and the national popular vote, among other reforms. FairVote has also focused on how electoral innovation can improve the quality of representation by, for example, increasing the number of women and minorities in the legislature. This supplemental general operating support grant would strengthen FairVote’s organizational capacity to carry out its existing work.
for general operating support  
FairVote is a national, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that uses its unique networks, analysis, strategic insight and body of research to act as a catalyst for electoral reform and voting rights at the federal, state, and local level. FairVote is widely regarded as the leading advocate for adoption of instant-runoff voting, proportional representation, and the national popular vote, among other reforms. FairVote has also focused on how electoral innovation can improve the quality of representation by, for example, increasing the number of women and minorities in the legislature. This grant would strengthen FairVote's organizational capacity to carry out its existing work, increase collaborative projects with other organizations, and respond to new opportunities as they arise.

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