“If you don’t do everything you can to change things, then they will remain the same.”
Let’s Get IT Done!
Five Things You Can Do This Week.
1. Donate to the August Spotlight.
2. Sign up for a BootCamp 2020 training.J
3. Join us for two hours at the Resistance Cafe to get the work done!
4. Write postcards.
5. Share this post with 3 friends and add a personal message about how you’re taking action before November.
Goal:100 New Vermont Volunteers
by September 1!
Take the pledge to come to BootCamp
and bring two friends or more with you!
Let us know we can count on you HERE.
The Southern Strategy
Since the 1970s, the Republicans’ Southern Strategy was to divide and conquer along racial lines. In 2020, Dems have real chance to win with a message of unity that appeals to a broad coalition of people. This month our fundraising energy is focused in two states: North Carolina and Georgia.
Learn more here.
The month of August is Lean Left’s jumping-off point for Election 2020!
We will have multiple trainings, webinars, Q&A’s, Resistance Cafes, and other online events throughout the month so we can hit the ground running in September!
Monday, August 3
Learn how to register and mobilize under-represented voters of color in voter suppression states during this workshop/work session with special guest Lisa Ferino from Reclaim Our Vote.
Tuesday, August 4
Resistance Cafe, join us for a working session with other activists. Put into practice what you learned on Monday!
Wednesday, August 5
Learn Slack, the communication tool almost every texting organization uses. Lean Left’s textbank maven, Drea Thew, will be the trainer.
Check out the whole schedule for August here.
New Postcard Effort with
Reclaim Our Vote!
Before we tell you about this new postcard drive, aren’t you curious about the people at Reclaim Our Vote? Join us next Monday when Lisa Ferino, a member of the Core Team at Reclaim Our Vote, is our special guest for a workshop and optional phone bank session.
Sign up HERE
Our new postcard drive will assist Texas voters in the November election by giving them an easy way to find their early voting location. These postcards can be written now but must be held for mailing between September 1st and 5th, after voting locations have been made available.
Sign up HERE
Spend two hours a week with other activists. Discuss how your actions are going, ask questions, get support, and get the work done!
CHECK OUT THE EVENT CALENDAR!
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