Category: Citizen Story

Voter Story: Carlos in Florida

Voter Story: Carlos in Florida

Carlos reached out to VoteRiders when he relocated to Florida after earthquakes destroyed his home in Puerto Rico. He currently lives with his sister in Poincianna. Carlos visited the office of Puerto Rican Federal Affairs Administration a total of four times and visited three ...

Voter ID Story: Mildred in Virginia

Voter ID Story: Mildred in Virginia

When Mildred reached out to VoteRiders for help, she couldn’t get a job and was worried about becoming homeless because she didn’t have an ID. Mildred had applied for a new ID in Virginia and was told she would need a birth certificate to complete the process. Mildred never ...

Voter ID Story: Montrell in Florida

Voter ID Story: Montrell in Florida

I met Montrell as I was canvassing the streets of Downtown Orlando on a Sunday afternoon with our partner organizations, Bring It Home Florida and Global Shapers. I handed him a flyer and he asked for more information on VoteRiders. After hearing about our voter ID services, M ...

Voter ID Story: Patricia in Florida

Voter ID Story: Patricia in Florida

By Jazlyn Gallego, VoteRiders’ Florida Voter ID Coalition Coordinator By the time I met Patricia White at a voter education forum in New Smyrna Beach, she had been trying to obtain a state ID for 10 months. Since moving to Florida from Pennsylvania, she had been repeatedly tur ...

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