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Tell Us Why You’re Voting For The First Time This Election

Because every vote makes a difference.

Voting in a presidential election is a big deal, especially when it’s your first time. Everyone has a personal reason for doing it.

Maybe you're participating for the first time because you've finally reached an age where you're allowed to do so.

Perhaps you're taking to the polls to make a difference when it comes to your family's future education and health care.

Or maybe you're voting for the first time because there’s something specific about your favorite candidate that’s a refreshing change of pace.

Voting for the first time is a huge deal, so tell us: What's your reasoning behind participating in this year's U.S. election?

Let us know in the comments below for a chance to be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!