Announcing Session 6 of the Campaign Training Academy

The Life of a Candidate and Campaign Staff: Managing a Successful Campaign

Saturday, July 21 | 10am – 12pm
Virginia Humanities Conference Center | 145 Ednam Drive, Charlottesville, VA

This Session is sponsored by Edwin Barber, and Virginia & John Ritchie in memory of Paul Saunier
Thank You!

Jane Dittmar
Chief of Staff, Del. David Toscano;
2016 Candidate for U.S. Congress; Former Albemarle County Supervisor

Connie Brennan
Former Nelson County Supervisor;
Candidate for House of Delegates,
2007 & 2011

Maggie Thornton
Educator; Manager of Local, State & Federal Campaigns


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Want to learn how to run for office or staff a campaign?

Attend the 2018 Campaign Training Program
of the  Candidate Development Academy
A free program sponsored by the Democratic Road Forward PAC* :  May 12 – July 21, 2018

The 2018 Campaign Training Program provides free training for Democrats running at every level of office, from school board to Congress, as well as people who want to work behind the scenes to help Democrats win elections. It’s also great training for political activists and party leaders.

The Campaign Training sessions will be held twice-monthly from May 12 to July 21, with primary focus on the 2019 elections. All sessions are held at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities Conference Center in Albemarle County, Virginia.

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All Campaign Training sessions are free and open to Democrats who are interested in running for office or working on campaigns.You do not have to attend all sessions to participate in the Campaign Training program.

We hope you will join us for the next session of the academy.

Remember, the time to think about the future is now — your community needs YOU!