Programs

COMMUNITY DIALOGUES & POLICY FORUMS- These events will be an opportunity to explore a policy area of relevance to local government or the local community in greater depth through a forum, panel or roundtable to create better informed and educated candidates for appointed or elected positions in local government.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS INSTALLATION – Installation of the newly elected Board of Directors and Officers.

CAMPAIGN 101 TRAINING – This is a full-day training session for women interested in running a campaign or running for elected office. Components include: fundraising, working with the media, filing papers, establishing a committee and related skills.

WCLN POLICY BREAKFAST – This annual breakfast will include a prominent keynote speaker and offer networking opportunities.

BOARDS, COMMISSIONS & COMMITTEES TRAINING – Elected and appointed women leaders share their experiences applying to and serving in local government.

YOUNG WOMEN’s CIVIC ENGAGEMENT WORKSHOP- This speed-dating style approach to interacting with 6 to 12 elected and appointed women leaders will target high school and college age women to encourage their interest in public service and policymaking.

MEET & MINGLE – This is an annual networking event which will feature a prominent speaker and will offer an opportunity for casual networking.