Advocacy & Politics Workshop for Women - Online Course - 3/12/15
- Government & Politics
Attendees will be lead through Advocacy 101, Fundraising for Advocates and Campaign Strategy 101. Attendees may register for one session or save by registering for all three sessions. Detailed session descriptions are as follows.
Advocacy 101 is a course that gives an overview of policymaking at the state legislative and municipal levels of government. The course illustrates basic forms of advocacy as well how to effectively communicate with elected officials and policy makers. The companion course Fundraising for Advocates gives instruction on essential fundraising skills needed for advocates.
Fundraising for Advocates is a companion course to our Advocacy 101 course. This course gives instruction on fundraising for advocacy organizations, issue campaigns and non-profit service organizations. The course curriculum covers fundraising best practices, donor identification and cultivation, grant research, and grant writing.
Campaign Strategy 101 teaches one how to think politically and navigate the political landscape whether running for office, planning a career in politics or working as an advocate. This course covers creating and implementing comprehensive political strategies for candidates and issue campaigns at all levels.
Political Fundraising Fundamentals begins with an overview of political fundraising career opportunities and guidance on securing a position as a professional fundraiser. The course then provides instruction on professional fundraising techniques.