Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Event Details

Individuals with Disabilities and Voting: A Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day Celebration

Date: September 24, 2010

Time: 4:00PM to 5:30PM

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/MRL Building

Registration Closed

Description

We invite you to take part in a celebration of the life and legacy of Eunice Kennedy Shriver. The evening will focus on the importance of voting as a right, responsibility, and as an inclusive activity.

    The celebration will include:
  • A presentation of the life and legacy of Eunice Kennedy Shriver
  • Information on voting rights and responsibilities
  • Insight into the upcoming elections
  • Information on disability issues in public policy
  • Assistance in completing voter registration forms
  • Practice voting on paper ballots and on actual voting machines
  • Sponsors include: Vanderbilt Kennedy Center , Next Step at Vanderbilt, Best Buddies Tennessee, Disability Law and Advocacy Center of Tennessee, and Tennessee Disability Coalition

    For more information, contact laurie.fleming@vanderbilt.edu.

Contact

Laurie Fleming, (615) 936-8852