On Saturday, July 15th the Young Democrats of Rhode Island will host the 2017 state convention at Planned Parenthood of Rhode Island.
The convention program will include:
-The "How to Run and Win," a newly-elected legislator panel. All panelists our were first time candidates who won in 2016, Rep. Marcia Ranglin-Vassell, Rep. Evan Shanley, and Sen. Jeanine Calkin will share about their experience of running winning campaigns.
-A meet and greet with elected leaders and lunch.
-Trainings from some of the state's top political organizers and how to get involved in current campaigns that matter to young people.
-Election for vacant Young Democrats of Rhode Island board positions (more details to be posted).
YDRI is an organization comprised of young Rhode Islanders committed to realizing democratic change. We advocate for issues that matter to young people and their families, and we work to elect young people to public office, as well as candidates that support the issues that matter to us.
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Providence, RI 02903
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