Secretary Reagan and reps from the Phoenix Mercury & Suns will announce their “Get in the Game” initiative

AUG 10
August 10, 2015 - 9:45am to 10:30am

Location

Event Type

SOS Event
No registration required.

Who:    

Secretary of State Michele Reagan
Suns/Mercury President Jason Rowley
Mercury Vice President Ann Meyers Drysdale
Maricopa County Recorder Helen Purcell
Representative Jeff Weninger (LD 17 – Chandler)
Chandler Unified School District Superintendent Camille Casteel
Suns/Mercury mascots Scorch and The Gorilla
Phoenix Mercury Hip Hop Squad

What:  

Secretary Reagan and reps from the Phoenix Mercury & Suns will announce their “Get in the Game” initiative

When: 

Monday, August 10 @ 9:45 a.m.

Where: 

Hamilton High School, 3700 S. Arizona Avenue, Chandler

At a special announcement at Hamilton High School with more than 150 students in attendance, Secretary Reagan and representatives from the Phoenix Mercury/Suns will announce their joint initiative to encourage voter registration and participation among the next generation of voters. 

The educational effort seeks to improve registration and participation rates of 18-24 year olds with interactive programs that educate school age children on the electoral process and inspire a sense of civic duty.

Maricopa County Recorder Helen Purcell, also partnering in the effort, will join the Secretary, Representative Jeff Weninger, Suns/Mercury officials Jason Rowley and basketball hall of famer Ann Myers Drysdale.  The Phoenix Mercury Hip Hop Squad, along with mascots Scorch and the Gorilla will also be in attendance.

The media are invited to attend.