Resistance In A Box
What is Resistance-in-a-box?
A means of getting groups who’ve never been activists before to become more politically involved
A letter-writing strategy that will lead to more democratic-leaning voters in eleven super states registering to vote
In essence, it’s a party in a box that has everything a book club would need to host a letter-writing event, including follow-up ideas for getting more involved as activists
Unboxing is a trend on the internet where people make viral videos about the excitement and mystery of unpackaging an exciting gift. The top unboxing videos get billions of views.
People who receive written appeal letters that include a voter registration link:
register at a rate 4.3% higher
vote at a rate 1.6% higher
This strategy focuses on unregistered voters
People who register are >90% likely to vote in presidential election.
Building new communities of activists nationwide
Catalyst for political engagement (Gateway Drug to Activism)
EXCITED TO RECEIVE YOUR FIRST BOX? SIGN-UP HERE
Each box costs approximately $100 to put together
What’s in the box?
Materials for writing letters (envelopes, stamps, pre-printed letters and address from Vote Forward)
Fun Costumes (leis, fun hats etc)
A party music playlist
Patriotic recipe ideas for the host; we also encourage guests to bring their beverage of choice!
How is it funded?
That’s where our supporters come in! Each box cost approximately $100. Click here to fund a box! Thank you!