Texas Democratic Party

Activist 101 Training

A great introductory course for new volunteers and for those who want a refresher! Topics covered include, grassroots organizing, staying engaged and hosting events.

Anti-harassment Training

An important course on the consequences of and how to avoid harassment in your party, club, campaign, volunteer community, etc. by State Representative Mary González.

3 Reviews

Grassroots Texting 101

Everything you need to know to become a volunteer texting pro! Take this course and you'll be ready to text.

5 Reviews

Introduction to Digital

Learn about starting your digital campaign with this great training. This course reviews how to send out emails, setting up your social media account and how to set digital goals. Great for candidates, and those interested in working on & with campaigns.

Introduction to Finance & Budgeting

Videos, handouts and pamphlets that review donor prospecting and identification, and candidate fundraising. Also an overview on how to draft a campaign budget.

Introduction to Inclusive Practices

This courses focuses on tools and techniques that help candidates, activists and party members better understand the importance of inclusivity.

10 Reviews

Introduction to VAN

A quick introduction to the Voter Activation Network (VAN) database. A review on what the VAN is, how it can best be used, and an overview of a few basic tasks the VAN can perform.

3 Reviews

Volunteer & Activist Learning Library

A compilation of materials and resources for volunteers and activists

1 Reviews

Voter ID 101

What you need to know about voter ID for the 2018 elections in Texas

8 Reviews

Precinct Chairs

A learning pathway for Precinct Chairs and Precinct Organizers that includes: an overview of their role(s); VAN 101 training; and an introduction to volunteering and activist training.

Learning Path
The Texas Democratic Party has created courses for activists, volunteers, campaign staff and candidates. We are training the wave and are excited you want to get involved!

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