Political Committee Training
Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Don't miss this opportunity to deepen you knowledge and learn from the best. Join current Chapter Pol Comm Chair Harry Johnson & former chair Ken Brame as they navigate you through the exciting waters of the Politcal Committee and get you ready for the ever exciting political season ahead.
- 9:30 - 10:00 : Breakfast, coffee, and mingling
- 10:00 - 10:15 : Introduction
- 10:15 - 10:30 : Overview of Political Landscape and Chapter political priorities
- 10:30 - 11:15 : Intro to Endorsement Process/Building a relationship with your legislators
- 11:15 - 12:00 : Building a local Political Committee
- 12:00-12:30 : Building a local volunteer network
- 12:30 -1:00 : Lunch
- 1:00 - 2:00 - Breakout Sessions
- Fundraising and Compliance
- Managing a volunteer field campaign
- 2:00 - 2:15 - Wrap Up
- 2:15 - 4:00 - Canvass in Greensboro for environmental champion Rep. Pricey Harrison!
- 4:00 - Until - Drinks, Dinner, and low-dollar fundraiser TBD
When & Where
NC Sierra Club
About the Sierra Club
Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself. We are the oldest, largest, and most influential grassroots environmental organization in the United States.
1. Explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth, starting right here in North Carolina.
2. Practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources.
3. Educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment.
4. Use all lawful means to carry out these objectives.
The Club is America's oldest, largest, and most influential grassroots environmental organization. Inspired by nature, we are 1.3 million of your friends and neighbors, working together to protect our communities and the planet.