Power Through Education Webinar Series: How to Build a Grassroots Army with Amanda Litman and NY State Senator Jessica Ramos
Rep19 and VoteRunLead are proud to present the Power Through Education webinar series. This free series features our country’s top thought leaders, elected officials and political experts. Please see the schedule below. Feel free to register for as many webinars as you would like. The webinars are for elected women and self-identifying women activists. Please note that some webinars are limited exclusively to elected women. All webinars will be at noon est / 9am pst. Information will be sent out prior to the event.
On Friday, April 19th, this webinar will explore how to build a grassroots army and how to manage one. Open to elected women and women activists. Register here.
Jessica Ramos is a newly elected State Senator from New York. Hailing from Queens, Jessica has dedicated her life to fighting for working families, advocating for labor, and organizing her local community. Most recently, Jessica served as Director of Latino Media for the City of New York. As the city’s chief Latina spokesperson, Jessica helped keep the city’s 1.87 million Spanish-speaking residents, and the community and ethnic media at large, informed about government services and initiatives.
Amanda Litman is the co-founder and executive director of Run for Something, a PAC which recruits and supports young, diverse progressives running for down-ballot office — since 2017, they’ve elected more than 200 people across the country. She’s also the author of Run for Something: A Real Talk Guide to Fixing the System Yourself, published by Simon & Schuster in 2017.