Are you a progressive change agent? Would you like to learn how to run for public office or organize a campaign? Are you from an underrepresented racial or ethnic community? Then Maytree is looking for you! Apply to School4Civics now.
School4Civics is a non-partisan training program aimed at building the capacity of a new generation of diverse civic and political leaders committed to making progressive social change. Program faculty are experienced political strategists, campaign managers and former political candidates who teach lessons from the field as well as the theory behind the practice.
The program starts with a two-day retreat. Program participants learn campaign basics and then receive advanced training in either campaign management or candidacy. Classroom training is complemented by practical opportunities in the field.
Application Deadline: Friday, March 21, 2008
For more information, visit http://www.maytree.com/leadershipnetwork/school4civics.asp.