Our Trainings

Ruth’s List Florida Action holds training sessions on a rolling basis. Join our email list to be notified about upcoming trainings.

Finance Training
October 26, 6-8PM

In this two-hour interactive finance training for current and prospective candidates, you’ll learn how to build the fundamentals of your finance operation from a seasoned fundraising expert. From rolodexing yourself and setting up your call time systems, to learning how to make the “Hard Ask,” you’ll get real-time coaching and guidance on how to become a successful fundraiser. Click here to sign up.

Communications Training
November 10, 6-8PM

In this two-hour interactive workshop for current and prospective candidates, you’ll learn the nuts and bolts of campaign communications and how to tell your story. You’ll get expert training and feedback on how to start workshopping your campaign’s message and guidance on how to build your communications plan. Click here to sign up.

Campaign Launch Training
December 1, 6-8PM

Gearing up to launch your campaign soon? Join us for this two-hour training session on everything you need to do to have a successful campaign roll-out and kickoff. From getting your website up and running to finalizing your launch day call time list, we’ll walk you step by step through how to have a smooth and successful campaign launch. Click here to sign up.

Campaign 101
December 11 & 12

Please join us for a two-day campaign workshop for current and prospective candidates. We’ll cover the nuts and bolts of running for office — from developing your core message to earning great press, from expanding your donor list to winning local endorsements, and more. It’s also an excellent opportunity to make connections with other candidates and community leaders and hear from campaign experts from across Florida. Click here to sign up.

You Should Run

Thinking about running for office? This training was designed to help you figure out where to begin. We cover what office best fits your lifestyle and personal passions, how to identify a winnable seat, and how to start preparing for a future run. Each workshop features an elected Democratic women guest speaker who shares her first-hand experience of what you can expect when running for office and serving your community. Join our email list to be notified when we host this training.

Campaign Staff Academy

Looking to be a part of a winning campaign? This two-day training offers everything a campaign staffer needs to know about running a top-notch operation from developing a campaign budget and fundraising plan, to a communications plan and field plan. We then match top participants to our targeted races across Florida. Join our email list to be notified when we host this training.