TOMORROW: RUN NOW Virtual Launch Party
Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, June 2, the National Organization for Women (NOW) will host a virtual event to officially launch its groundbreaking political training program, RUN NOW. The event will feature a variety of feminist thought leaders from across the country who will discuss the importance of women taking on more positions of political power.
RUN NOW is a unique program that was developed to train NOW members how to run for office and run a political campaign. Through impactful partnerships with leading progressive political organizations including Emerge America and EMILY’s List, RUN NOW will prepare the next generation of feminist leaders. Available exclusively to NOW members, this comprehensive program will equip prospective candidates and campaigners with the resources, skills, and insights needed to successfully campaign in national, state, and local elections.
When: Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 7:30 pm EST
Where: Virtual event – register here
Who: Speakers include:
- Christian F. Nunes, National President, National Organization for Women
- A’shanti Gholar, President, Emerge America
- Elyssa Feder, Training Director, EMILY’s List
- Delegate Hala Ayala, Candidate for Virginia Lieutenant Governor
- Representative Regina Lewis-Ward, Georgia House District 109, Georgia NOW Member
- Hilary Levey Friedman, Rhode Island NOW Chapter President and candidate for Rhode Island Assembly
- John Erickson, Advisory Board, NOW and West Hollywood City Council member
- Nina Ahmad, Interim Pennsylvania NOW Chapter President and former candidate for Pennsylvania Auditor General
Read more about the program, here.
Media: If you are interested in attending or connecting to any of our speakers/panelists, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.