Fundraising Training - Maryland Democratic Party


Are you a Democrat who wants to learn more about fundraising? Are you a Democratic candidate who needs solid ideas on how to raise more money to fund your campaign? Do you work on a Democratic Central Committee or for a Democratic issues advocacy group, and would like to get some pointers on how best to increase your group’s fundraising capacity?
Then join the Maryland Democratic Party for a fundraising training on Saturday, October 17th, at 9:00am in Frederick. Register now to attend!
This is the second in a series of trainings designed to provide tips and advice on how to build an effective grassroots organization and run winning campaigns. Each session will be free and open to the public, go in-depth on a specific topic, and be led by an expert in the field.
Learn important skills, including ways to:
  • Maximize your personal network's investment in your campaign or cause
  • Identify and engage institutional donors, including political committees
  • Become comfortable making "the ask" and hitting your goals
Learn from a remarkable trainer – Amie Kershner
Amie Kershner is the Finance Director for Priorities USA, the SuperPAC supporting Secretary Clinton's presidential bid and the principal at AKM Consulting, a national fundraising and consulting firm based in Washington, DC.  In the 2014 election cycle, she served as the national finance director for US Senator Chris Coons, from Delaware. She was integral in managing all aspects of the fundraising program and helped to raise nearly 2/3 of the overall campaign budget. Previously, she was national finance director for Senate Candidate, and then Senator, Mazie K. Hirono, from Hawaii.
Key details:
Date: Saturday, October 17th, 2015
Time: 9am to 11am
Location: Frederick Community College, Room E126ABC – 7932 Opposumtown Pike Frederick, MD 21702
October 17, 2015 at 9:00am - 11am
Frederick Community College, Room E126ABC
7932 Opposumtown Pike
Frederick, MD 21702
United States
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