So You Want to Run for Office (Online)

In by Karen Holloway

Event Details

Event by DDWC: Dutchess Democratic Women’s Caucus

An online forum for women, trans women, and nonbinary persons interested in running for elected office in 2021 or beyond.
“Women face unique challenges when running for political office, yet more women are running for office than ever before. This forum is designed for women who are interested in running for one of the many open municipal and county races that will be on the ballot in Dutchess County in 2021 or who are just looking to help get women elected.
This Zoom training will cover the basics of how to get started running for office as well as help address any concerns potential female candidates may have.”–Amber Grant, President of DDWC and Beacon City Councilperson
Forum speakers include Dutchess County Democratic Chair Elisa Sumner; Dutchess County Legislator and Minority Leader Rebecca Edwards; and Fishkill Town Board Member Kenya Gadsden.
Registrants will receive a Zoom link prior to the event.