The Emerge Colorado training program is a unique opportunity for Democratic women who want to run for public office. It is the only in-depth, 100-hour training program that gives women the tools to run and win, including both campaign nuts and bolts and the mental-health supports needed to run a successful campaign. Throughout your training, you will be exposed to a variety of campaign and election experts. You will meet an array of dynamic women who hold elected and appointed office. Through Emerge, you are given specific opportunities to expand your political network. As an Emerge Alum, you become a part of a supportive network that includes a national network of Emerge alumnae, Emerge board, and advisory council members.
Participants meet over several weekends and receive comprehensive training on the following topics:
Emerge trainers are comprised of a premiere team of campaign consultants, advisors, and staff from all over the country. Many of them have been involved in some of the most successful campaigns and initiatives we’ve seen in recent election cycles. They come from backgrounds that span fundraising, direct mail, field strategy, communications, press management, and campaign messaging. They have won races from the city council to the governor’s mansion.
We need your participation to start a revolution! We’re looking for women who are engaged in their communities and want to effect change. Whether you’re thinking of running for local school board or the U.S. Senate. We can help you get ready to run!