The candidate training will consist of a full-day session covering the following topics:

·         The SCPD and Your Campaign: Progressive Values and Positions on Key Issues.

·         Financing Your Campaign: Campaign Budgeting; Fundraising.

·         Campaign Basics: Planning your campaign; Messaging and Public Speaking; Field Operations; Organizing Staff and Volunteers.

·         SCPD Resources for Your Campaign


The training will be conducted by SCPD activists who have extensive experience in all aspects of political campaign operations.  All of our presenters have either managed campaigns, hold or have held political office, or are experts in specific skills such as messaging and public speaking.

Here are the details:

 Date: February 20, 2016               

 Time:  10:00 am to 3:00 pm

 Location: The Bit Factory, 526 S Main St, Suite 511, Akron, OH 44311

 Cost: $20 deposit refunded to you at the training session. SCPD PAC will provide a continental breakfast and lunch.

Make your reservation now. Please confirm that you will attend the February 20 training session by printing and completing the reservation form below, enclosing your check for $20 payable to SCPD PAC and mailing to the address listed on the form.

We must have your response no later than Friday, January 29, 2016 to ensure that we have a sufficient number of participants. 

We look forward to seeing you on February 20th.

Very truly yours,

Tom Schmida, Chair

Candidate Development Committee






Yes I will attend the February 20, 2016 Candidate Training Session



Name_______________________________________            email__________________________________


Address__________________________________________City___________________ Zip___________





Please enclose your refundable deposit check in the amount of $20 payable to SCPD PAC, and return via US mail to:


Tom Schmida

270 Finchfield Circle

Macedonia, OH 44056

February 20, 2016 at 10:00am - 3pm
The Bit Factory
526 S Main St
Suite 511
Akron, OH 44311
United States
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