76 Million Voters
Since 1980

One Mission

Our mission:

To light a fire in the hearts of our young, empowering them to preserve and protect government of the people, by the people and for the people for generations to come.

Our philosophy:

"Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppression of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day."

-- Thomas Jefferson


Key Facts about the NSPME:

 

  • Founded in 1980.
     

  • Involving 20,000 schools and 5 million voters in presidential election years (1 million in non-presidential years).
     

  • More than 100 national education and civic organizations and corporate partners.
     

  • An estimated 76 million students and their parents have learned more about voting, and what it means to be an American, since 1980 through the NSPME.

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