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4-week training program to simplify running for office

March 3, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 17, 2022

Thursdays and Saturdays.  Join Michigan People’s Campaign, People’s Action, SEIU Healthcare of MI and New American Leaders for a 4-week training program to simplify the process of running for office and learn to be strategic in your campaign. Whether you’re running for office this year, in the future, or want to help local progressives in your area, the Movement Politics Academy will prepare you to create the positive changes our communities need.

Click here to learn more or to apply.
You will walk out of this training with a campaign plan, training, and advice from movement politics experts including current and former elected officials.
Apply if you’re thinking about running for office, or if you want to help progressive champions win their elections up and down the ballot in 2022.
The course is four weeks long, with two Zoom sessions per week, for a total of eight sessions. Participants are expected to make ALL sessions. Thursdays from 5-9pm, and Saturdays from 10am-4pm. Saturdays will include Grubhub Gift Cards for lunch.
Week 1: Building Your Candidacy
– Thursday, February 24th
– Saturday, February 26th
Week 2: Building Your Campaign
– Thursday, March 3rd
– Saturday, March 5th
Week 3: Bringing it all Together
– Thursday, March 9th
– Saturday, March 12th
Week 4: Taking it to the Streets
– Thursday, March 17th (Optional)
– Saturday, March 19th

Details

Date:
March 3, 2022
Time:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Virtual Event
United States