Empowering Wyomingites: “RUN WY” offers campaign training for aspiring leaders

Empowering Wyomingites: “RUN WY” offers campaign training for aspiring leaders
Empowering Wyomingites: “RUN WY” offers campaign training for aspiring leaders(equality state policy center)
Published: Sep. 5, 2023 at 4:28 PM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) -Aspiring politicians, community activists, and campaign enthusiasts in the Equality State have a unique opportunity on the horizon. “RUN WY,” a candidate and campaign staff training program, is set to equip Wyoming residents with the skills and knowledge needed to run successful political campaigns.

A Non-Partisan Commitment to Inclusivity

The Equality State Policy Center (ESPC), the organization behind “RUN WY,” has made inclusivity a core principle of this initiative. Regardless of whether individuals are contemplating a run for their local school board, city council, state legislature, or simply wish to gain insights into the world of campaigning, “RUN WY” is committed to providing all Wyomingites with the tools they need to excel.

Of particular note is the program’s emphasis on inclusivity. Women, young people, individuals of color, and LGBTQ Wyomingites are highly encouraged to apply. By promoting diversity and embracing candidates from all backgrounds, “RUN WY” aims to prepare the next generation of leaders who will represent and serve their communities.

Skills and Strategies for Success

The “RUN WY” program promises to deliver a comprehensive curriculum that covers essential campaign skills and strategies. Potential candidates and campaign staff can anticipate learning proven methods for engaging and mobilizing voters, maximizing the potential of digital media, and establishing a robust fundraising apparatus to support their campaigns.

These skills are vital for anyone seeking to navigate the intricacies of modern political campaigns effectively. The training aims to empower participants with the knowledge and tools to make a lasting impact on Wyoming’s political landscape.

Mark Your Calendar

Interested individuals can mark their calendars for the “RUN WY” program set to take place in Sheridan on October 14th and 15th. Detailed information about the program will be provided to accepted applicants, so stay tuned for further updates.

Application Process and Scholarships

The path to “RUN WY” begins with a simple online application. Applicants can submit their forms using the provided link here. The application deadline is September 1st, 2023, at 5:00 PM. Applicants will receive notification of their acceptance status by September 15th, and upon acceptance, there will be a $50.00 registration fee.

For those with financial constraints, “RUN WY” offers scholarships based on needs, ensuring that the program remains accessible to individuals from all walks of life.

A Gateway to Leadership

“RUN WY” represents an exciting opportunity for Wyomingites to step into the world of politics or enhance their campaign skills. By providing these essential tools, the ESPC is fostering a culture of informed and capable leaders who will contribute to the betterment of their communities.

Don’t miss your chance to be part of this transformative experience. Apply for “RUN WY” today and embark on your journey toward becoming a well-equipped leader ready to make a difference in Wyoming’s political landscape.