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Resolve to Resist: A Civic Engagement Series - Session 2: Running the Race

  • Multicultural Service Center 4610 Southeast Belmont Street Portland, OR, 97215 United States (map)

Get the run-down on elected positions, running for office, and how you can become involved. Panelists will address what it means to be a candidate, how to get started, and how to bring attention to the needs and issues too often overlooked in our political system. This session will cover:

  • Elected positions & how to get started in running for office
  • What does it mean to be a candidate for office?
  • How to bring attention to overlooked needs and issues

Panelists Include:
Ana del Rocio, Executive Director of Color PAC, David Douglas School Board
Becca Uherbelau, Metro Senior Communications Manager
Jillian Schoene, Co-Executive Director of Emerge Oregon

Childcare and light refreshments will be provided.

If you need childcare, please contact Allison Cohen at allisonc@ywcapdx.org. 

RSVP here.

Earlier Event: March 4
QTIPOC Draw Night