According to a 2020 Harvard Youth Poll*, 63% of Americans age 18–29 say they will “definitely be voting” in the November election, marking a substantial increase from 2016 and 2018 and putting youth turnout in November on track to match or exceed the 2008 election. DoorDash wants to make sure young voters can translate that enthusiasm into casting their ballot. To do so, we are partnering with NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace and When We All Vote to provide resources and tools on our platforms and through a virtual conversation that will help fans, customers, and dashers get to the polls this election through a voting campaign titled #DashToThePolls.
In mid-August, DoorDash announced its first-ever partnership with NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace and committed to working together to design local initiatives that accelerate shared efforts to empower communities in need across the United States. #DashToThePolls is kicking off this morning with an Instagram Live session where Bubba and moderator Crystal Carson, Vice President of Culture & Comms for When We All Vote, will discuss the importance of voting and educate young adults on the resources and tools that are available to them to help answer common questions like where to vote, how to