Part of our CreativeMornings manifesto states that “We bring together people who are driven by passion and purpose, confident that they will inspire one another, and inspire change in neighborhoods and cities around the world.” 

As our volunteer organizers have discussed how we can do the work of becoming an antiracist organization, one issue we’ve debated is supporting our local elections.

So, this sentence on powerthepolls.org resonated with us, “Our democracy depends on ordinary people who make sure elections run smoothly and everyone’s vote is counted.”

If you are interested in serving as a poll worker, you can sign up for info at their site. Or better yet, reach out directly to the Elections Department of the county you live in. (Here are links to Travis County and Williamson County.)