April 2017 Election Protection Volunteer Signup
Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights is recruiting volunteers to protect voting rights by monitoring polls during suburban municipal elections on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Most volunteer shifts will be in suburban Cook County. After you sign up below, we will contact you with locations and other details for volunteer shifts. Please note that pollwatcher volunteers must be registered to vote in Illinois. You can check your registration status here.
Election Protection is the nation’s largest non-partisan voter protection coalition and is led in Illinois by Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights in partnership with DLA Piper and Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Election Protection is non-partisan and helps all eligible voters gain access to the polls and participate in our democracy.