Kent County Democrats and the Michigan House Democrats are offering a FREE Campaign Training for candidates, campaign managers, and those interested in being effective campaign workers. We are committed to Democratic Victories in all levels of the 2016 election cycle and want to provide the knowledge and resources to win up and down the ticket.
September 19, 2015 – 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Teamsters #406 Hall
3315 Eastern Ave SE – Grand Rapids, MI 49508
This half-day training is only open to members of your County Democratic Party and seating is limited. If you are interested in attending and are not yet a member of KCDP, click here to sign up as a member. To RSVP please follow the instructions at the bottom of the page. We hope to see you there!
To attend or participate in this training: RSVP to Jeff Winston at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm on Friday, September 18th, 2015. Please note: RSVP prior to deadline is required; if you miss the deadline… you will not be allowed to attend the training. Remember… You MUST be a member of your County Democratic Party to participate in this training. If you are visiting from another county – Please have your County Party Chair RSVP on your behalf to confirm your active membership in that County Party.
9:30am – 10:00am Sign-in / Meet & Greet Coffee & Donut Breakfast (Campaign food)
10:00am – 11:00am Elements of a Campaign
11:00am – 11:10am BREAK
11:10am – 11:30am Filing for Office, Deadlines
11:30pm – 12:15pm Fundraising and Finance
12:15pm – 1:00pm LUNCH – Messaging and Communications Lunch will be provided
1:00pm – 1:30pm Online Presence (website) & Effective Social Media
1:30pm – 1:40pm BREAK
1:40pm – 2:00pm Targeting and Field Plan
2:00pm – 2:30pm Voter File and VAN (VoteBuilder)
2:30pm – 3:00pm Putting it all together – THE CAMPAIGN PLAN