Civicize.Me: How to Engage Your Political Officials for Change Workshop
May
23
11:00 AM11:00

Civicize.Me: How to Engage Your Political Officials for Change Workshop

Do you have an idea that could make a change in your community? Are you passionate about disability issues? Do you know the ins and outs of your local government?

Please come and join us to learn more about how local government works and how to engage your local officials to make a change. The workshop is specifically for people with disabilities and/or parents and family members of people with disabilities.

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#RunAsYouAre2019: National Training
May
18
8:30 AM08:30

#RunAsYouAre2019: National Training

VoteRunLead and WeWork have partnered to bring you Women's Leadership Works to empower women by holding training seminars at WeWork locations to give women the tools they need to run for office and win. These #RunAsYouAre WeWork and VoteRunLead hosted sessions will tap into the conversation around the need for women to enter public service and get involved in their communities not just with words, but with action.

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Michigan Student Voting Summit @ Grand Valley State University
May
10
9:00 AM09:00

Michigan Student Voting Summit @ Grand Valley State University

  • Grand Valley State University: L.V. Eberhard Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

SMG Strategies president and founder, Shannon Garrett will be the keynote speaker at the 2nd Annual Michigan Student Voting Summit. This event is present by Campus Vote Project, in collaboration with Grand Valley State University and the University of Michigan Ginsberg Center.

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Backyard Civics 101: MI Disability Rights Coalition
Apr
24
9:00 AM09:00

Backyard Civics 101: MI Disability Rights Coalition

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard. This is a private training with the MI Disability Rights Coalition.

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Vote Her In? Why Not You?
Mar
2
1:30 PM13:30

Vote Her In? Why Not You?

  • St. Joseph/ Maud Preston Palenske Memorial Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Women are engaging in the political world in record numbers, but we are still outnumbered. Have you ever thought about being on your local Library Board, School Board, City or County Commission, State or Federal seat? Come to this free event and speak with our amazing panel on Saturday, March 2, 2019 to learn about the political landsape and what you can expect.

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Taking Back Michigan: Mobilizing Our Voice 2020
Feb
23
10:00 AM10:00

Taking Back Michigan: Mobilizing Our Voice 2020

  • Grand Rapids Center for Community Transformation (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This brain-trust is to mobilize our voice for legislative sustainability for all of our communities. We seek to share and shed light on policy issues impacting black communities, and connecting millennials of color from across West Michigan and the state of Michigan to increase their political leadership and civic engagement.

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Women's Leadership Works- Vote Run Lead
Jul
28
8:30 AM08:30

Women's Leadership Works- Vote Run Lead

VoteRunLead and WeWork have partnered to bring you Women's Leadership Works to empower women by holding training seminars at WeWork locations to give women the tools they need to run for office and win. These #RunAsYouAre WeWork and VoteRunLead hosted sessions will tap into the conversation around the need for women to enter public service and get involved in their communities not just with words, but with action.

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Women's Leadership Works- Vote Run Lead
Jul
21
8:30 AM08:30

Women's Leadership Works- Vote Run Lead

VoteRunLead and WeWork have partnered to bring you Women's Leadership Works to empower women by holding training seminars at WeWork locations to give women the tools they need to run for office and win. These #RunAsYouAre WeWork and VoteRunLead hosted sessions will tap into the conversation around the need for women to enter public service and get involved in their communities not just with words, but with action.

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Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Lansing
Jun
27
5:30 PM17:30

Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Lansing

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard.

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Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Grand Rapids
Jun
12
5:30 PM17:30

Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Grand Rapids

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard.

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Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Pontiac
Jun
2
2:30 PM14:30

Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Pontiac

  • 52 Bagley Street Pontiac, MI, 48341 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard.

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NONPROFIT ADVOCACY 101- FOR OUR FUTURE ACTION FUND
May
31
1:00 PM13:00

NONPROFIT ADVOCACY 101- FOR OUR FUTURE ACTION FUND

SMG Strategies will be hosting a private Nonprofit Advocacy 101 training with For Our Future. Nonprofit Advocacy 101 includes specific tips and tactics, for achieving your public education, lobbying and voter engagement goals. We'll briefly cover the rules for 501(c)(3) lobbying and electoral work, then get into the fun part: accomplishing your nonprofit's mission through public policy change! 

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Precinct Delegate Training
Apr
15
10:30 AM10:30

Precinct Delegate Training

Not sure what a Precinct Delegate is? Confused about election process? Interested in learning how to use the position to lift your political profile? MI List and SMG Strategies are hosting a training at the Michigan Democratic Party 2018 State Endorsement Convention in Detroit.

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Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Flint
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Civicize.Me Civic Leadership Workshop – Flint

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard.

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Nonprofit Advocacy 101- MI Faith in Action
Jan
27
9:30 AM09:30

Nonprofit Advocacy 101- MI Faith in Action

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard.

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Civicize.Me Community Civic Leader Certification- WSU Detroit Revitalization Fellows
Jan
25
to Jan 26

Civicize.Me Community Civic Leader Certification- WSU Detroit Revitalization Fellows

  • Detroit, Michigan United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Civicize.Me’s place-based Community Civic Leader Certification program grows more vibrant communities through civic education and action. Combining Civics 101 lessons with local government tours, highly interactive leadership development and goal-setting, Civicize.Me prepares you for successful civic engagement in your own backyard.

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