Our project began with a focus on registering our community to vote and mobilizing them to go out and vote. We have achieved and surpassed all our goals by working with a dedicated team of canvassers rooted in the communities where they work
Dominican DATA Model
In addition, we have developed a one-of-a-kind, custom “Dominican data model” that helps us find Dominicans anywhere in the country. Our team is active 7 days a week, registering voters where there is a large Dominican-American population – Areas, where there are Dominican, owned businesses such as bodegas, barbershops, beauty salons, and restaurants.
DUSA is a leading resource for all Dominicans in the United States. As pioneers, we engage in old-fashioned community organizing and utilize sophisticated data analytics that leverage premier technologies for results-oriented outcomes. Every solution we create at DUSA harnesses the power of technology, while also ensuring that we still factor in the human dynamic. No matter where our community is in their civic journey, no matter the social or economic barriers they face, we work hand-in-hand with it to support its needs.
Get out the Vote
Our canvassers are trained to educate Dominican-American citizens thoroughly about the electoral process and assist them in filling out the voter registration application. The applications then go through our quality control process and the information from each application is compiled as part of the largest database of Dominican-American voters in the country, and one of the largest Hispanic voter databases in the nation.
In partnership with Catalist, a well-known voter database firm based in Washington D.C., we use our data to mobilize our community for state, local, and federal elections and primaries. The most important part of this work is when we
GET OUT THE VOTE!