Upcoming meetings

Next meeting:

Sunday, January 21, 1 – 4 PM, Northumberland Public Library, Heathsville VA.

Lexi Coburn from the national organization is traveling to us from North Carolina to provide training.  Let’s honor her commitment of time with our attendance.

1st Congressional District Progressive Meeting

Saturday, January 27, 12:00 Noon – 2:30 PM

Mechanicsville Library; 7461 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville VA 23111

We need to come together as one district to learn about our candidates & find unified solutions to 2018 election challenges.

We request the attendance of progressive/liberal groups from all over the Virginia First Congressional District.

Ryan Sawyers, Edwin Santana, John Suddarth and Vangie Williams will be attending.
1) Introductions of groups & their current projects
2) Candidate introductions
3) Workshops covering topics such as:
– Growing progressive group size
– Improving participation
– Raising money
– Improving communication/collaboration.
– Improving voter turnout (specific to VACD1)
– Opportunities for marketing/advertising (crowdsourced ads?, etc).
4) Training:
– Advanced canvassing tips/strategies.
– Basics of MiniVan (bring your smartphone/tablet). WiFi available.

Location: Mechanicsville Library Conference Hall @ 7416 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111 (may change due to size of group).