The DFA Online Training Program is free and allows anyone to learn the skills to win and create change from the comfort of your own home or office.
Do you or your candidate have the skills necessary to win your student government election? Do you desire to make progressive changes on your campus? Do you believe that your student government association can help you make change?
Democracy for America’s Campus Empowerment Training (CET) will teach you the basics of campaigning including messaging, recruitment, fundraising, and how to get out the vote. These interactive online classes are taught by experienced organizers who have organized successful student government campaigns. These classes aim to empower students with the skills & tools needed to elect progressive champions.
No Scheduled Online Trainings at this Time
We will cover building your donor list, tools and systems for donor research and how to determine ask amounts.
Participants will walk through principles for making a strong ask, how to train your candidate to make strong asks and what to do after the ask. The trainers are Jonae Wartel and Monique Teal.
There are three core tactics used for fundraising. This session goes through preparation, keeping the candidate on the phone, creating call sheets, setting goals, logistics, recruitment, execution and follow up. The trainers are Andy Szekeres and Monique Teal.