Here you will find the guides to review after the trainings. We hope these educational sessions will introduce you to new concepts, give you tools that will help you and introduce you to our staff that will be fighting alongside you this cycle. The webinars are held on Zoom, a video calling platform and will be recorded and posted for you to watch at your convenience.
Weekend Training Series Materials here.
Municipal Training Series here.
Field Organizing & Direct Voter Contact
Join the North Carolina Democratic Party for a deep dive into Field Organizing and Direct Voter Contact.
Together we’ll learn everything you need to know about how field works and how to develop a direct voter contact plan. We’ll cover strategies for targeting your base, segmenting your audiences, writing scripts for persuasion and IDs, and we’ll look at sample direct voter contact plans and work together to develop one for your county or campaign.
You may have heard about Votebuilder, but this training session will cover the other side of VAN, NGP, and you’ll learn tools and tips of the trade about how to manage your email lists, how to manage your fundraising, how to do call time, and how to manage events.
This training is perfect for County leaders and for finance and treasurers. If you’re a new user, or just wondering what NGPVAN is about, we’ll have a great session and learn together!
Together we’ll learn everything you need to know about how to utilize Mailchimp to send email campaigns. Learn how to create a free Mailchimp account, upload your contacts, send your first email, and read reports to track the performance of your email campaigns!
Social Media & Digital Tools
Together we’ll learn everything you need to know about how to utilize Social Media as a tool to connect with your audience. Learn why Social Media is important in 2021 and how to create engaging posts and copy! We will also briefly touch on zoom and mobilize best practices.
My Precinct is Organized, Now What?
This Party Leader training session will cover everything you need to know to be an impactful Precinct Chair. Learn tools and tips of the trade about building an inclusive precinct, developing relationships within your precinct, and what it really takes to get your neighbors to the polls!
Join Julia, and Nisa Dang from ActBlue, for a Digital Fundraising 101 class to learn how small donations can make a large impact in your county level fundraising.
As part of the North Carolina Democratic Party’s Building Blue training series, Data Director Emily Allen and Eva Clayton Fellow JJ Tolentino introduce you to Votebuilder. To request a Votebuilder account, submit a request at NCDP.org/support. 2:40 – Agenda
Lobbying Your Elected Officials
Our first sessions will cover everything you need to know to be an impactful citizen advocate. Learn tools and tips that will empower and enable you to effectively share your view point with city council members, county council members, state legislators, members of Congress and the public.
Understanding the NC Democratic Party
Learn about your opportunities to become engaged within the Democratic Party structure, and gain an insider’s perspective to help you decide how best to get involved.
How to hold a Virtual Town Hall
These digital events will allow you to connect with voters, provide updates and answer any questions they may have. This training includes a guide on how to go live.