Your vote is your voice, your right and your power. A “no” vote from you is a “yes” vote for the candidate you don’t want in office. Learn about your voter rights and responsibility at Miss Community’s Next Voter Empowerment and Restoration of Rights Rallies. Brought to you by the Rolling for Freedom Project.
The next voter empowerment rallies as listed:
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at the Presidential Debate Viewing Party with National Syndicated Radio Host Michael Baisden at the Hippodrome Theatre 528 North 2nd Street, Richmond, VA 23219. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. and seating is available on a first come, first served basis. The event time is 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Brought to you by the Rolling for Freedom Project, Chesterfield Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc and Radio One Richmond. Democrats, Republicans and Independents are invited to the watch party. Special guests to include Richmond Mayor Dwight C. Jones and U.S. Congressman Bobby Scott. All elected officials and candidates are invited to the watch party tonight.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at Vernon J. Harris Medical Center 719 North 25th Street, Richmond, VA 23223. The rally time is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at Glenwood Medical Center 2709 Byron Street, Richmond, VA 23223. The rally time is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m
Friday, October 5, 2012 at Brown’s Soul Food in Fairfield Commons Mall at Nine Mile and Laburnum Avenue. The rally is 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at the 2nd Street Festival on Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23223. The rally time is 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Monday, September 17, 2012 at the Red Skirt Consignment Shop, 917 Hull Street, Richmond, VA 23224. The rally time is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at the Richmond City Jail, 1701 Fairfield Way, Richmond, VA 23223. The rally time is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at Bethany Missionary Baptis Church, 613 East Wythe Street, Petersburg, VA 23803. The rally time is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, September 22, 2012 at the VA Hornet’s Football Game, Salute to the Military, City Stadium. The rally time is 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Pep Boys 6300 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23225. The rally time is 2 pm. to 4 p.m.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at Mile Jones Elementary School for “Back to School Night” 200 Beaufont Hill Drive, Richmond, VA 23225. The rally time is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at New Life Deliverance Tabernacle 900 Decatur Street, Richmond, VA 23224. The rally time is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday, September 28, 2012 at Envougue II Hair Salon 2745 Hungary Spring Road, Richmond, VA 23294. The rally time is 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Virginia has an election every year which means the peoples’ voice should be heard on issues of healthcare, education, civil rights, justice, jobs and medicare. Every aspect of your life is decided on at the “stroke of a vote”.
Register to vote, check your voter status or candidates on the ballot for the general election, by visiting the State Board of Elections website at www.sbe.virginia.gov.
If you were convicted of a felony and would like to start the process of getting your rights restored get information here. Please obtain copies of your sentencing orders and proof that you have paid all fines and restitution -then start the process. For more information, visit the Secretary of the Commonwealth’s website at www.commonwealth.virginia.gov