The NASW IL PAC is the nonpartisan political arm of the National Association of Social Workers Illinois Chapter. As a political action committee, the NASW IL PAC endorses and financially contributes to candidates from any party who support NASW’s policy agenda. The national NASW Political Action for Candidate Election (PACE) Board endorses and contributes to federal candidates running for U.S. House and Senate seats; the NASW IL PAC is responsible for endorsement decisions in local and state races in Illinois.
- Mobilizes thousands of social workers to vote by informing NASW Illinois Chapter members of which candidates the NASW IL 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 who support the NASW policy agenda.
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PAC contributions are used to support local and state candidates who support the NASW Illinois Chapter’s policy agenda through fundraisers and campaign contributions.