Legislative Advocacy Training

Join us in Lowell for a day-long training to help you increase your understanding of the Massachusetts state legislative processes and boost your confidence participating in legislative advocacy.

WHEN

October 19, 2019
9:00am - 3:00pm

WHERE

Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association
465 School Street
Lowell, MA 01851

In this training, we'll cover:

  • Why civic engagement is so important.
  • The process of a bill becoming a law.
  • The annual budget process.
  • Understand the role that residents play in the legislative process.
  • Connecting participants and organizations with elected officials.
  • Effective communication skills with elected officials and staff.
  • Methods of using effective communication for an issue.

Who should attend?

  • High school students
  • Elders
  • Immigrants and refugees
  • Graduates of MFOFC Family Leadership Series
  • CMAA staff and volunteers
  • Nonprofit and business partners
  • Monorom Family Support Program participants
  • Individuals interested in getting involved in local government boards/committees
  • Anyone with an interest in social justice

Legislative Advocacy Training Application


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