(Baton Rouge, LA) – Louisiana Women Lead (Lead) a non-profit, non-partisan organization whose mission is to train business-minded women to run for office in Louisiana, is inviting center and right-of-center women in Louisiana interested in pursuing elected or appointed office to apply for the upcoming fall training.
Lead’s fall training will take place on Saturday, October 15 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Baton Rouge. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, August 31 and accepted trainees will be announced on Monday, September 19. Daycare will be proved for those who may need it. The cost for training is $500, scholarships and a payment plan are available.
Training members can anticipate a full day of informative presentations, discussions, and guest speakers to inform them on how to not only begin their journey to office in Louisiana but how to get there successfully. Specific areas that will be focused on to equip the trainees with everything needed to know to run for office include: – Campaign Process – Networks – Marketing and Media – Public Speaking – Fundraising
Space is limited, so interested would-be candidates are encouraged to apply today by visiting: https://www.louisianawomenlead.org/apply
Louisiana Women Lead was formed in 2020 to engage more center-right women in politics. Lead’s goal is to increase the number of women elected or appointed to leadership positions in Louisiana by breaking down barriers, create a statewide network for support, and provide tools to women so they have a leg up when running for or being appointed to office. For more information, visit http://www.louisianawomenlead.org.