Services and Programs
The following services and programs are free, easily accessible, and can be customized to meet your needs. If you are unable to find exactly what you are searching for or have any questions, please contact us.
Voter Registration Drives
Speaking Engagements/Classroom Presentations
Tour the Election Center
Annual High School Voter Registration Drive Challenge
Community Involvement Request Form
Representatives from the Marion County Election Center are available to conduct a voter registration drive/information booth to assist citizens with the following:
· Pre-Register/Register to vote
· Look up a voter registration status
· Make updates/changes to voter registration record
· Request vote-by-mail
· Supply voter guides and election information
· Provide answers to voting/election related questions
Invite Supervisor of Elections, Wesley Wilcox, to speak at your club, organization, or school. Topics can be customized or chosen from the following:
· Be Election Ready!
· How Elections are conducted in Marion County
· The Importance of Voting
· The Evolution of Voting
· New Election Laws
· Pathway to Presidency
· Local Elections Matter
· Voting Trends in Marion County and Florida
Receive a behind the scenes guided tour of the Election Center’s Operation Center or departments to obtain a better understanding of the duties/responsibilities performed by the Supervisor of Elections office and learn about the voting equipment and how elections are conducted in Marion County.
Receive a demonstration on the different types of voting equipment and systems used in Marion County and have the opportunity to get hands-on training on how they operate.
Conduct a mock election using actual voting equipment from the Supervisor of Elections. Ballots can be customized for a specified election and audience.
School elections can be conducted using actual voting equipment from the Supervisor of Elections, or online voting offered through DoubleClick Democracy.
· Florida Student Mock Election Program
· Student Government Elections
· Homecoming Elections
· Sunshine State Young Readers Award Programs (Grades 3-8)
The Annual High School Voter Registration Drive Challenge opportunity is available to all High Schools in Marion County. Representatives from the Supervisor of Elections office visits each school to pre-register and register eligible students 16 years of age and older.
During the election season, upon request, election officials from the Marion County Election Center provide supervised voting for absent electors residing in any assisted living facility or nursing home facility in Marion County. Please contact our office for the deadlines to request supervised voting.