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Is the United States a Nation?

The Oxford definition of a Nation is: a large body of people united by common descent, history, culture, or language, inhabiting a particular country or territory. With the current polarization of party lines, racial and social economic tension, and distrust in the election process, our struggling nation needs unity more than ever.    The 2020 […]

Welcome to the WeVote Foundation Site

The intelligence that supports democratic and free societies   Imagine for a moment, that you are an elected official, maybe a state senator, Congressman or mayor. And an issue has come up in which you don’t necessarily have all the facts about the matter, and the clock is ticking on a vote or a decision […]

A Brief History of WeVote

WeVote is a platform that was founded with the goal of creating a more informed and democratic society. When we first launched back in 2015, we were met with an overwhelmingly positive response and were able to achieve a number of impressive successes in our early years. However, as with any organization, we have also […]

How we use your donations to grow WeVote

At WeVote, we rely on donations to support the building and maintenance of our civic social network, as well as to fund community education, training, and engagement activities. These donations allow us to create a valuable experience for everyone who participates in our community and legislative forums, and to bridge the connection between our users […]

Become a WeVote Community Ambassador

Are you passionate about civic engagement and looking for a way to make a difference in your community? If so, the WeVote Community Ambassador program might be the perfect opportunity for you! WeVote is a social network designed to promote informed discussion and civil engagement among registered voters. Our platform provides a space for users […]

The WeVote Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization

At WeVote, we are grateful for the support of our donors, who help us to promote informed discussion and civil engagement among registered voters. As a nonprofit organization, we are committed to using donations to support the building and maintenance of our platform, as well as to fund community education, training, and engagement activities. One […]

Innovation in the Public Sphere

As a society, we rely on our elected representatives to govern and make decisions that will shape our communities and our country. However, with hundreds of thousands of bills introduced every year, it can be difficult for voters to keep track of what’s being proposed and to make their voices heard. This can lead to […]

Building Better Communities

Effective communication is key for building trust and fostering understanding and respect among individuals from different walks of life and backgrounds. When we’re able to have open and honest conversations with others, we’re exposed to new ideas and ways of thinking, and we’re able to find common ground and build connections. However, in today’s noisy […]

Securing a safe space for public dialog

At WeVote, we understand the importance of ensuring that only real people are able to create accounts on our platform. This is especially important when it comes to discussions about public policy, as we want to make sure that the conversations happening on our platform are genuine and representative of the views of the community. […]

Extracting Meaningful Data from WeVote Forums

As an elected official, it can be challenging to stay informed about the views and concerns of your constituents and other stakeholders. With so many issues to consider and so much information to sift through, it can be difficult to get a clear and accurate picture of how people feel about the issues at hand. […]

WeVote’s Digital Revolution: A New Chapter in Citizen-Led Political Participation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Andrew Curran, CEO WeVote Foundation andy@wevoteproject.org Date: January 22, 2024 WeVote’s Digital Revolution: A New Chapter in Citizen-Led Political Participation Lincoln, Nebraska – WeVote Foundation, a pioneering civic technology nonprofit, is thrilled to announce a significant transformation in its journey toward enhancing democratic engagement in the United States. Previously operating as […]