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These are the fields we’d recommend you include in the voter file you upload to Reach:

External IDs
  • CRM ID (VANID, PDI ID, NationBuilder Signup ID, DWID, etc)
  • State ID
  • Any other UIDs (county, etc)
Name
  • Name Prefix
  • First Name
  • Middle Name
  • Last Name
  • Name Suffix
Address

Broken into as many separate fields as possible. If you’re exporting from VAN make sure to select “Voting Address (Separate Fields)” as opposed to “Voting Address (Single Field)“.

  • House Number
  • Fractional House Number
  • Pre Street Name Direction
  • Street Name
  • Street Type
  • Post Street Name Direction
  • Unit Type
  • Unit Number
  • City
  • State
  • Zip Code
Other Core Fields
  • Birth Date (much better than Age)
  • Gender
Voter Info
  • Political Party
  • Registration Status
  • Registration Date
  • Last Voted Date
  • Polling Location Name
  • Polling Location Address
Districts
  • County Name
  • Congressional District
  • State Senate District
  • State House District
  • County Council District
  • City Council District
  • Precinct
  • Ward
  • Any other districts
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