Run Now - Virtual Training Series 

Jumpstart your path to elected office

Empower your political journey with our exclusive cutting-edge cohort-based virtual training program! Crafted specifically for emerging young women leaders, participants will be given the opportunity to immerse themselves in dynamic modules that cover the A to Z of launching their campaign. Join us in pursuing your political goals with confidence and expertise as we explore the nuances of launching your first successful political campaign.

Participants commit to the full series when they register. Limited spots are available. Register by February 29. 

Series Information (March 14 - April 11) 

All courses will take place every Thursday from 3 - 4:30 PM PT/6 - 7:30 PM ET. Course descriptions are available below.  

EmpowerHER: Ignite Change - Why and How to Run Now

Are you a young changemaker with a passion for making a difference in your community? Feeling the call to lead but unsure where to start? Our first session is tailor-made for you. Immerse yourself in this dynamic and interactive training, where you'll uncover the art of defining your unique motivation for stepping into elected office. We'll guide you in strategically targeting the perfect seat, fostering a network of support within your cohort, and arming you with the essential tools for a successful campaign. Join us on this empowering journey as we pave the way for you to make a lasting impact in your community through effective leadership. It's time to embrace your potential and be the change you want to see!

Bold Moves: Unveiling the Path to Office

So, you've taken the incredible step to run for office. Fantastic! But, what's next? Join us in this empowering session, where we'll unravel the essentials of getting on the ballot, understanding your community's needs and securing crucial endorsements. Dive into the heart of your campaign as we guide you through the main financial responsibilities of your journey. Get ready to make impactful connections, shape your message, and embark on a trailblazing campaign. Your voice matters, and this session is your compass to amplify it. Let's turn your vision into a victorious campaign!

Mastering Fundraising with Confidence

Congratulations, you're on the ballot, and your community connections are flourishing! Now, let's elevate your campaign to new heights by focusing on a vital aspect: fundraising. Join us for a session where we lay the groundwork for effective campaign fundraising. Discover empowering strategies, dispel fundraising myths, and ignite your confidence in financial outreach. Get ready to transform every ask into an opportunity and fundraise with flair. Together, let's pave the way for a campaign that not only resonates but leaves a lasting impact. Your journey to elected office just became even more exciting!

Voice Your Vision: Mastering Public Speaking and Digital Messaging

Unlock the power of your voice and make your message resonate! Join us in this captivating session, where we delve into the art of articulating your call to service as an elected leader. Learn the secrets to standing out by not just where you stand on the issues, but how you passionately present your platform. Whether it's public speaking or crafting compelling digital and social media messages, this session is your guide to capturing the hearts and minds of potential voters. Embrace the opportunity to articulate your vision with authenticity and impact. Your voice, your vision – let’s make it unforgettable!

Ready! Set! Thrive! Launching Your Empowered Campaign Journey

Congratulations! You've got the tools, the passion, and the vision. Now, it's time to launch your campaign journey to new heights. Join us for a comprehensive review of the solid foundation you've built for a successful campaign. We'll provide an insightful overview of the campaign timeline, ensuring you're set for success at every step. Dive into essential self-care tips, because as you embark on this empowering journey, your well-being matters. It's a session designed to boost your confidence and remind you that "You Got This!" Let's turn your dreams into a reality and launch your campaign with the energy and enthusiasm it deserves!

By attending this training, you will: 

  • Explore the foundation and components of a successful political campaign
  • Discover how to craft a powerfully compelling voice and message
  • Build your understanding of the logistics of campaign fundraising
  • Gain the skills to run your own political campaign from start to finish

Whether you're honing your voice for public service, mastering the art of fundraising, securing endorsements or navigating field operations, our program has you covered. Plus, you'll be rubbing elbows with phenomenal elected women, political professionals and savvy campaign gurus who'll drop the wisdom you need. Register now to join us in pursuing your political goals with confidence and expertise! 

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IGNITE is for all cis and trans women, as well as non-binary people who are comfortable in a space that centers the experiences of young women.

You don't have to "wait your turn" to make a difference

Too many young women are told to wait before running for office. We say you shouldn't have to!

Register today for Run Now — IGNITE’s cohort-based training for young women ready to launch their political careers. You'll learn how to run a winning campaign, from fundraising to endorsements, and everything in between.

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Virtual series: (April 24 - May 22)  

  • Session 1: Monday, April 24 
  • Session 2: Monday, May 1
  • Session 3: Monday, May 8
  • Session 4: Monday, May 15
  • Session 5: Monday, May 22 
  • 8:30 - 10 PM ET/5:30 - 7 PM PT 
  • Register by April 17 

You'll learn to:

  • Target the seat you want to run for
  • Build your supporter base
  • Get on the ballot
  • Fund your campaign
  • And much more!

At the end of the series, you'll be ready to LAUNCH YOUR CAMPAIGN! We'll review the foundation that has been laid for running a successful campaign, an overview of a campaign timeline, self-care tips and a reminder that “You Got This”! 

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