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VA Advocacy Training 2019

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SunTrust Bank

919 East Main Street

Richmond, VA 23219

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Let's get ready for the next GA Session & learn about how to advocate for the causes you care about and connect with activists in VA!

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Join us and VCET's partner organization for the sixth annual Advocacy Training. Learn ow to make the most impact when advocating for the causes you care about during Virginia's General Assembly session and connect with activists in Virginia. There will be a panel discussion with legislators and lobbyists where you get to ask directly what works. Also, there will be a tour of the Virginia State Capitol. Meet fellow activists from around the state and get ready for the next General Assembly Session.

$10 registration fee includes training materials, breakfast and lunch for both days. Scholarships available, contact Alex Bratton at Alexandria@engageva.org for more info.

Overview agenda

Day 1:

Why Does Advocacy Matter?

How Does Government Work?

Virginia Budget Process

Lunch & Gallery Walk

Legislator Panel

Tour of Capitol Building

Day 2:

Reflections from Day 1

Our Stories - Retold

How to Tell Our Stories

Lunch

Mini Ted Talks

Mini Think Tanks

Wrap up and Next steps

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SunTrust Bank

919 East Main Street

Richmond, VA 23219

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