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Civic Engagement: Political Organizations

Whether you are new to Knoxville, new to civic engagement, or both, this guide will help you get started.

Find Your Party

Do you identify as a Democrat, as a Republican, or as something else? Take this quiz to find out. Regardless of the results, be sure to read more on each party to know which best represents your values.

Pew Research Center Political Party Quiz

Nonpartisan Organizations

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan, political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

The League of Women Voters

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

NAACP