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3/4/2023 - ABC News coverage and 2022 Annual Report
Our March 4th Statewide Meeting - held for the first time in Asheville - was covered by ABC News 13 (WLOS). Attendees discussed the many achievements highlighted in our recently published 2022 Annual Report. Notably, our organization exceeded our overall 2022 fundraising target by 30%. Make a donation toward our cause to help us achieve our goals in 2023!
2/6/2023 & 2/7/2023 - David Daley Events at ECU & Duke
Better Ballot NC partnered with FairVote to co-sponsor two presentations by author David Daley at East Carolina University (2/6) and Duke University (2/7) about how Ranked Choice Voting can improve our democracy. The event, which welcomed many members from the universities as well as the general public, brought many new supporters to our movement. Show your support for RCV by adding your name, too!
1/23/2023 - Ranked Choice Voting Day Celebration
Better Ballot NC celebrated Ranked Choice Voting Day (1/23) with a well-attended Statewide Meeting. We celebrated our many successes in 2022, and discussed our big plans for 2023. Stay up to date on all the exciting happenings this year (and beyond) by following us on all our social media platforms, and then share the news!: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, & LinkedIn.
1/07/2023 - Charlotte Regional Hub Formation
As part of Better Ballot NC's strategy to reach as many North Carolinians as possible, we formed our first of several planned regional hubs. Eager RCV volunteers from around the Piedmont gathered in Charlotte to discuss future outreach events in the area. Learn how you can join our growing team of volunteers by attending one of our upcoming Outreach Training events!
12/11/2022 - Goal Setting with Rank The Vote
David Green, National Organizer from Rank The Vote, led a productive Goal Setting Meeting. Passionate volunteers from all across the state worked together--both in person and online--to identify and fine-tune our strategies for success in 2023 and beyond. Learn how you can get involved in our exciting endeavors to bring Ranked Choice Voting to NC!
11/14/2022 - US Senatorial candidates join our Statewide Meeting
We had record turnout at our second hybrid Statewide Meeting, featuring Shannon Bray and Matthew Hoh, recent US Senatorial candidates from NC. The non-partisan panel discussion highlighted how RCV might have improved our senate race, as well as democracy as a whole. Register now for other upcoming BBNC events so you don't miss out on any future happenings!
11/08/2022 - RCV wins in the midterms!
RCV had huge wins this election cycle! Multiple municipalities voted to implement RCV across Colorado, Illinois, and Oregon. Voters in Nevada - like the voters in Alaska and Maine before them - have chosen to implement RCV statewide! With your support, we can carry that momentum into North Carolina, too!
10/15/2022 - Carrboro Farmers Market (Carrboro)
Better Ballot NC is a regular at the Carrboro Farmers Market. Our Outreach teams had a fantastic time meeting folks and were also extremely productive. The 73 supporters, six donors, and 17 new volunteers we added in just a few hours shows just how popular Ranked Choice Voting is becoming. Help us bring RCV to NC!
10/12/2022 - Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival (Pittsboro)
Better Ballot NC spent four back-to-back days at the Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival. Our Outreach team connected with North Carolinians to educate them about the benefits of Ranked Choice Voting and to add their names to our ever-growing list of supporters! Learn how you, too, can get involved with BBNC!
9/29/2022 - First-ever hybrid Statewide Meeting (Durham)
Better Ballot NC celebrated its two-year anniversary with our first-ever hybrid Statewide Meeting held both online via Zoom as well as in person at the Durham County South Regional Public Library. Over 30 people (both current and new) were in attendance and excited to learn about RCV, BBNC's recent successes, and our upcoming initiatives. Attend one of our upcoming events and meet some of the team!
8/19/2022 - Alaska uses RCV in primary election
Voters in Alaska got to live our dream this week as they used Ranked Choice Voting in their 2022 special election. As expected, the election was a massive success as it resulted in a winner who earned true majority support (>50%). Congrats to Alaska for helping champion the cause and add their state to the growing list of places around the country now using RCV.
6/16/2022 - BBNC is now on YouTube!
Today, Better Ballot NC proudly debuted its own YouTube channel! Our premiere video features actual RCV supporters sharing why they help sustain our efforts with their recurring monthly donations. We're already planning our next video project, so be sure to visit our YouTube channel and subscribe so you don't miss out!
06/04/2022 - Charlotte Farmers Market (Charlotte)
Nothing says summer like visiting the Farmers Market in Charlotte. And nothing is more fun than meeting so many smiling faces as we educate them on the benefits of Ranked Choice Voting. It's easy to add supporters when what we advocate for is better not just for voters, but also candidates, parties, and democracy as a whole. Learn more about how Ranked Choice Voting is a better way to vote!
To bring Ranked Choice Voting to North Carolina, we need to show our legislators that RCV has wide public support.