NASWIL PAC is the non-partisan political arm of the Illinois Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers. As a political action committee, NASW IL PAC endorses and financially contributes to candidates from any party who support NASW’s policy agenda. The national PACE Board of Trustees * endorses (endorsement process and criteria)* and contributes to federal candidates running for U.S. House and Senate seats; state chapter PAC units decide on local and state races.
- Mobilizes thousands of social workers to vote by informing NASW IL members of which candidates NASWIL PAC endorsed in upcoming elections.
- Hires and coordinates field organizers to get-out-the-vote in targeted races
- Compiles valuable facts relating to local and statewide candidates who are social workers or support the concerns of the social work profession.
- Makes contributions to political campaigns of candidates which support the NASW policy agenda.
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PAC contributions are used to support local and state candidates who support NASW IL’s policy agenda through fundraisers and campaign contributions