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Camp Congress for Girls Tallahassee 2017

Girls in Politics Initiative™

Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)

Camp Congress for Girls Tallahassee 2017

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Camp Congress for Girls Tallahassee 2017 3d 4h 53m $160.00 $4.99
Girl Scouts Rate - Camp Congress for Girls Tally 2017 2d 12h 58m $120.00 $3.99
Active Duty Military - Camp Congress for Girls Tallahassee 2017 2d 12h 58m $120.00 $3.99
Group Rate - Camp Congress for Girls Tallahassee 2017 2d 11h 58m $120.00 $3.99

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Watch the Girls in Politics Initiative™ on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry Show. “Camp empowers young girls to run for office” http://www.nbcnews.com/video/mhp/52698319 

 

Watch the Girls in Politics Initiative™ on RTL Nieuws New York. "Bestemming Witte Huis (afl. 25): Vrouwen aan de macht" https://youtu.be/YDxjMrAievo

Camp Congress for Girls Tallahassee 2016 is a leadership program that introduces girls ages 8 to 15 to politics. Camp begins with a girl-friendly lesson on the structure of our political system. Each girl will choose to run for a seat in the US House of Representatives, the US Senate or for the presidency. She will create her own campaign with a platform, campaign slogan, campaign finance plan, campaign marketing materials and a political ad for television. All campers will register to vote and then vote in an election. Once elected to Congress and sworn in, the newly installed members of Congress will learn how to introduce a bill, debate the merits of the bill, lobby fellow legislators, collaborate with the Executive branch and finally vote on the proposed bill. Camp will culminate with a ceremonial signing of the bill by our Ms. President. During the camp session the campers will meet an elected officials or political consultant. Girl Scouts participating in Camp Congress for Girls will receive a Citizen Legacy badge for upon completion of the program. All participants will earn a Certificate of Completion for participation.

The general camp registration fee is $140 and the Girl Scouts registration fee is $120. For additional information contact us at +1 (202) 660-1457 ext 2, visit our website at www.girlsinpolitics.org or email our office  at info@girlsinpolitics.org.

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600 West Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL

Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)


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Girls in Politics Initiative™

The Girls in Politics Initiative (“GIP”) is an international civic education program created and administered by the Political Institute for Women. Our GIP programs introduce girls ages 8 to 17 to politics, policy, the work of the United States Congress, parliamentary governments and the work of the United Nations. We host GIP programs in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom. Educational, social and political organizations may also book a private and/or customized GIP program. To request a private or customized event email info@girlsinpolitics.org

 

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