Anthropologist Margaret Meade observed that, "a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world."
With your help, we can take a major step toward effecting change and reversing the troubling trend of voter apathy that pervades our great country and state.
Tomorrow evening, Leecia Eve--former counsel to Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton and a former candidate for Lieutenant Governor--will be announcing the formation of a new organization, SHOW UP New York, created to mobilize young people and people of color to become more involved in the democratic process.
But, in order to succeed, we need your help. To learn more about this critical endeavor, and how you can be of assistance, join the members of our Host Committee:
Hon. Charles Buchwald, Hon. Louise Dankberg, Hon. Eric Gioia, Hon. Carlos Manzano, Hon. Trudy L. Mason, Hon. Jim McManus, Hon. Adam Silvera, Hon. Steve Smollens, Hon. Frank Wilkinson
Adam Leitman Bailey, V.G. Bucu, Sylvia Di Pietro, Meredith Fine, Dirk McCall, Michael Miller
Daniel Finkelstein, Jonathan H. Newman, Robert Finkelstein, Lucas A. Ferrara, Robert C. Epstein, Melissa Ephron-Mandel, Suzanne R. Albin, Konstantinos Baltzis, Barry Gottlieb, Rebecca Hanlon, Matthias Li, Brian Zwaig
for a cocktail reception on:
Tuesday, July 18, 2006,
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
10 Reade Street
(Between Broadway & Centre Street)
1 block north of City Hall
Please RSVP to Ms. Chase Gordon at email@example.com or (718) 857-2006.
Contributions are welcomed, but not required.
To visit the SHOW UP New York website, please click on the following link: www.showupny.com
We hope you will attend and will contribute to the effort.
Fax this completed form to Ms. Chase Gordon at (718) 504-4329 or mail to the address below.
YES, I would like to attend the reception! I have enclosed a check in the amount of:
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Please make your personal, partnership, or PAC check payable to SHOW UP New York and mail it to:
SHOW UP New YorkI prefer to make my contribution by credit card:
315 Flatbush Avenue, Suite 406
Brooklyn, New York 11217
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Individuals may contribute $150,000 per calendar year (subject to NYS Election Law aggregate limits). Corporations may contribute up to $5,000 per calendar year (subject to NYS Election Law aggregate limits). No other type of contributor (PACs, unincorporated unions, trade organizations, other political committees, or other such entities) has an aggregate calendar year limit on its contributions. Contributions are not deductible as charitable contributions for Federal income tax purposes.
All you have to do is: Show Up!