13 Apr 2018
(Press Release) — Marianas Young Professionals in collaboration with Northern Marianas College and Commonwealth Election Commission will be commencing its first “Rock the Vote” booth tonight, April 13, 2018 during the NMC Charter Day celebration from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
On-site voter’s registration will be available during the event with the help of CEC and MYPros members. Interested applicants at the age of 18 and above are encouraged to please bring their passport or birth certificate required for proof of residency and to ensure a complete registration process.
“Participating in elections is a crucial part of our political system,” said MYPros president Matthew Deleon Guerrero, “Reaching out and getting people excited and involved in our upcoming elections is an important part of MYPros and our mission to get young professionals in the CNMI civically engaged in our community.”
On the same date, CEC will be at Kagman High School from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to register community members to vote. Faculty, students, family members, friends, and the rest of the community are encouraged to participate on this event and be eligible to vote in the upcoming general election this Nov. 2018.
After the NMC Charter Day, MYPros “Rock the Vote” will be continuing its efforts to get members of the community engaged at the Flame Tree Arts Festival from April 26-29 and at Saipan Southern High School on May 18, 2018.
Marianas Young Professionals is a community organization with the goal of to connect passionate young professionals with opportunities to grow and engage socially, professionally, and civically for the benefit of the Commonwealth.
For more information about MYPros and our upcoming events, please visit https://www.facebook.com/MYPros670.
Source: Marianas Variety : http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/103660-mypros-kick-off-rock-the-vote-tonight-at-nmc-charter-day