Lillian’s List in partnership with EMILY’s List, Wellstone, and Lead NC delivered, Get Elected, a cutting edge training for women and men running for office at the ¬†legislative level. In 2017 we added Get Elected Locally to our training roster to help women running at the municipal level. Candidates from all over North Carolina come together to learn everything they need to know to run a winning campaign.get-elected-group-shotParticipants learned the nuts and bolts of building a strong campaign from the ground up. Hard skills covered during the training include the following:

  • Campaign Plan Overview
  • Understanding Candidate roles & responsibilities
  • Running and Winning Elections
  • Developing Your Personal Story
  • Pivoting & Staying on Message
  • Utilizing Polling to Shape Your Message and Strategy
  • Paid Communications and Your Campaign
  • Earned Media and Working with Reporters
  • Building Your Network/List
  • Effective Fundraising, Developing and Implementing a Plan
  • Budgeting Fundamentals
  • Electoral Base Building
  • Voter Contact, Targeting and Field
  • NC Campaign Finance Law Compliance
  • Crisis Management

The next Get Elected will be held in the winter of 2018. The next Get Elected Locally will be held in the summer of 2019. Contact Devon Roberts for information about future trainings.

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