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Represent! A Non-Partisan Candidate Training Workshop

Join the Central Labor Council, the Central Valley Partnership, and the Dolores Huerta Foundation for Represent! – A Non-Partisan Candidate Training Workshop.

Whether a seasoned politician or a first-time candidate, this workshop equips participants with tools to run for office, skills needed for successful campaigns, and understanding of how to build a team and mobilize networks. This compact yet comprehensive training covers a range of topics from activating volunteers, running field campaigns to crafting winning strategies, being an effective fundraiser and ensuring compliance with financial reporting requirements.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to elevate your campaign game and make a meaningful impact in the community.

Topics We’ll Cover:

  • Crafting a winning campaign strategy
  • Setting realistic expectations for candidacy
  • Understanding desired elected positions
  • Mapping out the election calendar
  • Managing campaign budgets effectively
  • Establishing achievable fundraising goals
  • Building a strong campaign team
  • Hone speaking skills for effective communication
  • Conducting candidate self-assessment and personal development
  • Nurturing a dedicated volunteer base
  • Continuous candidate development for success in political campaigns

Workshop Info

  • Breakfast and lunch provided
  • Spanish translation available
  • Family-friendly workshop
  • Zoom option is available (link will be sent to registrants a day before the event)
  • Parking Info
    • Please park in Parking Lot B or C (view map below) off McKinley Ave and Van Ness Ave. Use image for reference. Parking will be relaxed; you DO NOT need to pay for a daily pass
    • The workshop will be in Old Admin Building Room 251. After parking, please follow the signs that will direct you to the entrance of the building. You will walk down the fountain entrance.
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Jul 20 2024


9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Fresno City College
Old Administration Building #251 1101 E University Ave, Fresno, CA