How Grassroots Organizers Got Black Voters to the Polls in Alabama

“This was a completely independent effort that was focused on the idea of what happens when you resource black people with the goal of turning out black people.”


Empowering communities of color with Woke Vote and DeJuana Thompson

“DeJuana talks about how her community organizing experience shapes her work, her strategy for winning elections in 2018, and how to make movement building work more sustainable.”


After raising $2 million to 'Woke' black millennial voters last year, Birmingham native targeting 2018 elections

“If you've never heard of Woke Vote, it's probably because you're not African American. Or a millennial. And that's okay. It was a statewide initiative, conceived by Thompson, aimed at educating, mobilizing and motivating black millennials across the state.”