CANCELLED: Training Summit for Local Democratic Committee Volunteers, Saturday, April 25, at the Fairfax County Government Center
This in-person training summit has been cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis. The Fairfax County Democratic Committee (FCDC) is conducting a one-day training for local Democratic Committee volunteers on Saturday, April 25, 2020, from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, at the Fairfax County Government Center. Sign up for a day of learning and networking for a 2020 Blue Win! Hone your skills, hear from local leaders, and network with other…Read more...
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Women’s Summit for Political Engagement, June 28-30, 2019 in Tysons Corner
We won big in 2017 and 2018 but we’re not done yet. We need to take back power everywhere in 2019 to enact legislation. Join us as we prepare ourselves for this epic battle at the ballot box to turn Virginia blue at the local and state levels. Attendees will: Meet our 2019 powerhouse candidates. Hear inspiring leaders. Build fellowship and get energized with likeminded activists. Learn about effective political…Read more...
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Election Campaign Training, Saturday July 14, in Fairfax County
The Democratic Party of Virginia, in partnership with the National Democratic Training Committee, will hold a free, full-day candidate training on Saturday, July 14th at George Mason University in central Fairfax County. Topics covered will include Communications, Field, Fundraising, Digital Organizing, and VAN (the party’s database of registered voters). This is an amazing and cost-free opportunity for people who are interested in running for office or managing election campaigns to…Read more...
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2018 Network NoVA Women’s Summit, Saturday, June 23, in Herndon
Network NoVA Women’s Summit, Flip Virginia Blue 2018Join us on Saturday, June 23rd at the Hyatt Regency Dulles as we examine what worked in Virginia, what didn’t, and what it’ll take to win big in 2018.We made history in Virginia on Nov. 7, 2017 with unprecedented victories. Now we’re ready to explore what we did and how we can continue winning in 2018.Women’s Summit, 2018 is a strategy planning and team building…Read more...
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Prince William Democrats Hire Executive Director, Launch Intern Program
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 13, 2017 CONTACT: David Pala at 571.406.3367 or [email protected] Prince William Democrats Hire Executive Director, Launch Intern Program Ahead of Pivotal Elections, Prince William Democrats Name David Pala as Executive Director and Launch an Internship Program to Boost Youth Grassroots Energy PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VA — Last month, the Prince William Democratic Committee, in tandem with the Manassas and Manassas Park Cities Democratic Committee, hired David…Read more...
FCDC Voter Engagement Workshop, Saturday, June 17, 9 AM – 12:30 PM
The Fairfax County Democratic Committee’s precinct operations team is offering a free half-day training on voter engagement, this Saturday, June 17, from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy, Fairfax VA 22035. Participants can choose three different 50-minute training sessions from among the six different sessions offered (most sessions will be repeated). The following training sessions are being offered: 1) Canvassing:…Read more...
NoVA Women’s Summit, Saturday, June 24, in Leesburg
A coalition of progressive grassroots groups is organizing the Women’s Summit, Flip Virginia Blue for Northern Virginia, “a HearOurVote strategy planning and team building retreat for women and men leading the grassroots initiatives to flip Virginia blue.” The event and retreat will feature keynote speakers, work sessions, and networking opportunities for any activists interested in defeating Republicans in Virginia this year and next year. Registration is $35 through June 15;…Read more...
Postponed: NoVA Voter Persuasion Summit, June 25, at GMU Fairfax
Update: On June 6, Forward Majority announced that this event is being postponed until later this summer. Forward Majority, a new organization fighting to take back state legislatures for Democrats, is holding a voter persuasion summit for Northern Virginia on Sunday, June 25, at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. This summit–which is intended for those working directly in House of Delegates campaigns as well as those who are going…Read more...
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NoVA Democratic Activist Summit, April 23, in Fairfax
A Northern Virginia Democratic Activist Summit, organized by the Northern Virginia local Democratic Committee chairs, will be held on Sunday, April 23, from 11:00 am to 5:30 pm at Fairfax High School, 3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax, VA 22030. Subtitled “How Progressives Win”, this summit is a timely training and organizing opportunity to help build our local Democratic committees, prepare prospective candidates to run successful campaigns for elected office, and focus…Read more...
NOVA-Alexandria to Host “Elect Her” Training Program for College Women, Friday, February 24
http://www.nvcc.edu/news/press-releases/2017/alexandria-elect-her.html Northern Virginia Community College’s Alexandria Campus will host Elect Her, the College-wide training program encouraging women students to run for student government and to consider a future in politics. The program was created in an effort to diminish the political leadership gender gap for women. The training program will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24 in Room 158 of the Bisdorf Building on the…Read more...