Social Justice Ministry

Our Covenant

  • We, the leaders of the Social Justice Ministry of the Universalist Church of West Hartford, are a community grounded in a Spirit of Love and Action.
  • We are empowered with the right to speak out and the responsibility to educate ourselves, the congregation, and others.
  • We covenant to go out into the world with grace, to act on our faith, and to solve injustice collaborating with affected communities.
  • We promise to engage in peaceful, respectful, and courageous relationship with each other, wth our church community, and with the world at large.

VOTE CONNECTICUT – NOV 3, 2020

General Election Voting Guide

Absentee Ballots

  • In 2020 all eligible voters in Connecticut are able to vote with an absentee ballot, but you must apply.
  • In September 2020 the Secretary of State will mail an application for an absentee ballot to every registered voter in Connecticut.
  • If you do not receive your application by September 30th, download the application or call Secretary of State’s office (860-509-6200) and request an application.
  • When you receive the application, fill it out, checking “COVID 19” as the reason for absentee voting.
  • Return the application ASAP to your local town clerk’s office.
  • Your town clerk will mail each applicant a ballot for the 2020 election.
  • Complete your ballot carefully following the directions, especially about using the inner and outer envelopes. You must sign it. Mail to your local town clerk’s office (no stamp required) or place in the ballot box located near your municipal offices.
  • ALL BALLOTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE TOWN CLERK’S OFFICE BY 8:00 PM on ELECTION DAY, NOV. 3.

In-Person Voting

  • You may choose to vote in-person at your local polling place. Connecticut polling sites are carefully sanitized. Masks and social distancing are enforced.

Registration

  • MAKE SURE YOU ARE REGISTERED TO VOTE! Click here to check your voter status.
  • Click here to register. You can register online or download a form to register by mail. You can also make an appointment with your town clerk’s office before October 27, 2020.
  • Special arrangements can also be made for same day registration and voting on Election Day through the town clerk’s office.

Pledge to Vote and Make a Plan!