ATLANTA (Sept. 22, 2020) - Bounce, the first and only broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans, today announced a partnership with When We All Vote, the non-profit, non-partisan organization launched by Michelle Obama in 2018, to support and promote National Voter Registration Week of Action.Bounce and When We All Vote will help African-American communities get registered and prepared to vote through awareness, education, and participation, with the goal of engaging eligible voters and volunteers.
"We are proud to partner with When We All Vote, whose mission is to change the culture around voting, increase participation in every election and help close the race and age voting gap," commented Bounce General Manager Cheryle Harrison. "Bounce's Your Voice, Your Vote campaign provides actionable information for our viewers, from registering to volunteering. Black voices need to be heard and counted in this upcoming election; this is not the time to be silent."
About the When We All Vote
When We All Vote is a national, nonpartisan nonprofit that brings together citizens, institutions, brands, and organizations to increase participation in every election. Launched by Michelle Obama, the organization is committed to closing the race and age voting gap and empowering all eligible voters to cast their ballot by harnessing grassroots energy, establishing strategic partnerships, and implementing digital organizing strategies, with the ultimate goal of changing the culture around voting.
Bounce (@bouncetv) is the first and only broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving African Americans, with programming seen over-the-air, on cable, on DISH channel 359, over-the-top on Roku®, on mobile devices via the Bounce and Brown Sugar apps and on the web via BounceTV.com. Bounce features a programming mix of original series, docuseries and movies, off-network series, theatrical motion pictures, specials, live sports and events and more. Bounce is part of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP).