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This training will answer all of your questions and prepare you to organize an effective, winning campaign.


This non-partisan in-depth program takes place over the course of three weekends. 

In partnership with the Arizona Education Association, the Leading For Change Candidate Training is for individuals planning to run for a city, county or state elected position. 


Whether you’re planning to run for office in two years or even ten, the information provided in this six-day training program is invaluable for positioning an effective campaign.


This training is designed to connect individuals with the resources, knowledge, networks and skills needed to advance principled values through elected office.



Winter 2022 Candidate Training 
Apply today for early acceptance.  Space is limited.
Acceptances are made on a rolling basis.

Supporting individuals who want to be a part of shaping the agenda for the well-being of Arizona, topics covered include:

  • What It Takes To Run For Office and its impact on families and friends

  • The Nuts & Bolts of Running For Office

  • Framing Your Vision & Values

  • Message Development & Delivery

  • Campaign Planning

  • Developing YOUR Campaign Plan

  • Campaign Financing

  • Cultivating Donors and Raising Funds

  • Voter Targeting and Contact

  • Marketing

  • “Hot” Issues

  • Q&A with Elected Officials

  • And more!

Tuition $400. Partial scholarships may be available. 

For more information contact Beth Meyer  at 

or call 602-253-0119.

Each Training consists of three Weekends

The 2022 Winter Candidate Training takes place on the three weekends

Dates to be decided - apply now and an notice will be sent to you with dates when they are set.  

Apply now.