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Women in Advocacy and Politics Workshop Seattle Fall 2019 - Seattle, WA

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400 Andover Park West

Tukwila, WA 98188

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Women in Advocacy and Politics Workshop Seattle Fall 2018 - Seattle, WA

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8am to 11:50 am

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 policymakers. 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.

Political Organizing

12pm Lunch & Networking

1pm to 5pm

Exploring Careers in Politics explores the number of lucrative career opportunities for women in the political sector and touches on transitioning professionally into the political sector.

Campaign Strategy 101 teaches one how to think "politically" and navigate the political landscape whether running for office, planning for a career in politics or working in advocacy. This course curriculum covers creating and implementing effective political strategies for candidate and issue campaigns at all levels.

Campaign Finance 101 is a course for candidates and fundraising staff covers creating a campaign finance plan, setting fundraising goals, donor identification/cultivation/solicitation, campaign finance regulations and hiring fundraising staff.

Answers to frequently asked questions.

Is the registration fee refundable?

The registration fee is non-refundable unless the organizer cancels the session. If a participant is unable to attend a session a credit will be placed on file that may be used at any time for a future program. The credit does not expire.

Is this a partisan program or supported by a political party? Are scholarships available?

The Political Institute for Women is an independent organization that is self-funded through the fees generated from hosting sessions. Financial aid is available on a first come, first serve basis. Email info@politicalinstituteforwomen.org to for all financial aid inquiries.

Who are our instructors?

Our Lead Instructors are women that currently or have previously worked in government or electoral politics. The majority of our Lead Instructors are currently working as staff for members of the United States Congress and teach for our organization part-time.

For additional information email info@politicalinstituteforwomen.org or call (202) 660-1457 ext 1.


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