Unite America is a movement of Democrats, Republicans, and independents working to put voters first by fostering a more representative and functional government.
We invest in campaigns to enact reforms and elect candidates so that the right leaders have the right incentives to solve our country's greatest problems.
In 2018, less than 3% of what was spent on partisan campaigns was invested in nonpartisan reforms to improve our political process.
Through the Unite America Fund, we have a plan to change that.
The Unite America Fund is a philanthropic fund and nonpartisan donor community that aims to accelerate and scale the voters first movement through strategic investments.
We support nonpartisan ballot initiatives and legislative campaigns that increase competition, participation, and accountability in the political system.
We support pro-reform, pragmatic candidates in both parties’ primary elections for state and federal office who are committed to putting people over party.
We build the shared infrastructure that will drive greater efficiency and effectiveness between the organizations working to put voters first.
Through the Unite America Fund, we invest in nonpartisan electoral reform campaigns and work to elect pro-reform candidates so that the right leaders have the right incentives to solve our country's largest greatest problems.
Congress is gridlocked, legislation is at a standstill, and political divisions are tearing our country apart. Distrust and dysfunction are now hallmarks of our political system. It wasn’t always this way. So what happened?
Our politicians have stopped representing us. To repair our political system we have to fix the incentives that govern it.
VPIRG is focused on programmatic priorities to cultivate support and build momentum for the passage of ranked choice voting.
Oregon Ranked Choice voting is organizing supporters and volunteers, supporting pro-RCV candidates, encouraging municipalities to pass RCV, advocating for policy change in the state legislature and more.
An innovative effort in Wisconsin would establish “Final-Five Voting” for all federal elections. Final-Five Voting combines two powerful electoral reforms: top-five nonpartisan primaries with ranked choice voting general elections.
Nevada Voters First is working to pass a 2022 ballot initiative to establish Final-Five Voting.
Three organizations in the Peach State are working to pass ranked choice voting.
A growing coalition of Pennsylvania organizations are advocating for legislation that would allow independent voters to participate in partisan primaries.
FairVote Washington is working to pass ranked choice voting in the Evergreen State.
Through the Unite America Fund we consider funding requests on a rolling basis. Our focus is on local, state, and federal campaigns to pass policies that put voters first.
Legislative leaders in Utah are working to expand the use of ranked choice voting for all offices in the state.
FairVote Minnesota is working to implement ranked choice voting for all state and federal elections in the Gopher State to bring voters more choice, voice and power in their elections.
Alaska voters made history in becoming the first state to adopt top-four nonpartisan primaries. Now, we're supporting the work to defend their vote and educate Alaskans.
Ranked choice voting passed in New York City by an overwhelming majority. Now, we're supporting the outreach and education voters to ensure the system serves all voters.