SIGN UP TO BE A POLL WORKERElections can’t happen without poll workers. And most poll workers are older and at a higher risk of complications from Covid. Now is the time for young people across America to step up, serve our country, and make sure the 2020 election is a success! Become a Poll Hero!https://www.pollhero.org/ … Continue reading Be a Poll Hero!
Volunteer Opportunities in our community! COVID TESTINGVolunteers from the community are welcome to join the effort to help people get free testing at the Duke Energy for the Arts Mahaffey Theater, 400 First Street South, St. Petersburg. Assistance is needed to help support activities, including registration and traffic control. Shifts of 3-4 hours are available … Continue reading Looking to volunteer locally and online?
SPCVOTES is an expression of St. Petersburg College’s (SPC) institutional commitment to community engagement. Cultivating a campus and community culture invested in democratic and global citizenship is a priority for SPC. In that spirit, the Center for Civic Learning & Community Engagement (CCLCE) is collaborating with college and community partners to increase voter engagement and … Continue reading SPC VOTES: 2020 Election!
Don’t forget: Monday July 20 is the deadline to register to vote in Aug. 18 primary. You can do that at RegisterToVoteFlorida.gov. And even if you think you’re registered, don’t forget to double-check at BeReadyToVote.org to make sure your voter registration status is still active.
Nelson Mandela International Day, which has enjoyed 10 years of global support and solidarity since it was launched in 2009, is celebrated on July 18, 2020. In 2019, the Nelson Mandela Foundation launched a new Mandela Day strategy, titled Mandela Day: The Next Chapter, to mark the tenth anniversary of the initiative. The next 10 … Continue reading Celebrate Nelson Mandela Day!
Voting by mail is easy, safe and reliable. Your ballot comes straight to your home, and you just mail or drop off when completed. If you change your mind, you can bring your ballot to the polling place on the day of the election and vote in person. Check out the Supervisor of Elections website … Continue reading SPC Vote by Mail
Did you know you can volunteer online and make a real impact? All you need to make a difference is an internet connection!
Billions of dollars in federal funding will be determined by the 2020 census.
There are many ways you can support local businesses and organizations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sometimes the bravest thing we can do is ask for help! SPC is here to help you move forward both personally and professionally. Our community partners can help connect you with much needed resources.