POSTED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 11:12am
UPDATED: Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 3:32pm
McALLEN - Thousand of students from all over the Valley learned the importance of voting on Wednesday.
The event was held at the McAllen Convention Center and students learned about the electoral process and how important it is to vote. The Advocacy Alliance Center of Texas hosted the summit to increase awareness about participation. This was the first regional summit for the area and the ACT NOW organization says it will continue to host these important summits in the years to come.