2016 PSI ALPHA ALPHA CHAPTER VREM RATIONALE:
We are asking the Omega Men with the Psi Alpha Alpha Chapter to make a concerted effort to participate with our aggressive Voter Registration, Education, and Mobilization (VREM) program this year. 2017 is the Presidential election along with some state and local official election, its importance is critical to how our country moves forward, and Men of Omega can have a great impact on our communities and country at large. Omega Men have always answered the call regarding civic duties and voter registration; our tradition in these areas trace back to our founding founders. We must continue these efforts in helping to shape the future of our country.
As a Mandated Program of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., we intend to conduct non-partisan VREM activities and events designed to increase registered voters and increase educational awareness among citizens within Fairfax County, VA. Additionally, the Psi Alpha Alpha Chapter through its Omega Men will to provide an aggressive mobilization campaign by providing transportation to the polls on Election Day for those citizens who may require such assistance in order to vote.
Psi Alpha Alpha Chapter will record at least 250 new registered voters; and will transport at least a minimum of 50 people who require transportation assistance to the polls.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
- Last Day to Register to Vote for General Election –June 14, 2016
- Deadline to Apply for Absentee Ballot for Election – TBD
- Primary – TBD
- Last Day to Register to Vote for General Election – TBD
- Deadline to Apply for Absentee Ballot for General Election – TBD
- General Election Day – November 8, 2016
VIRGINIA BOARD OF ELECTIONS WEBSITE: http://www.sbe.virginia.gov/