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AFRW to Host Campaign School October 16

The Alabama Federation of Republican Women will be hosting a special Campaign School on Friday, October 16, 2015 as part of their Biennial Convention.

Geared for managers and activists, in this program you will learn how to write and implement a winning campaign plan utilizing targeting, micro-targeting, earned media strategies, research, voter contact plans, grassroots development, and social media.

Leading this workshop will be Holly Robichaud. She specializes in campaign strategy, earned media, direct mail, voter contact programs, and fundraising.  As a fund-raiser Holly has set records for statewide, Congressional and local campaigns, and Political Action Committees.

Holly’s campaign efforts have received national recognition.  In 1998, she was selected as a “Rising Star” by Campaigns & Elections magazine.  In 2010 she received a prestigious Reed Award from Campaigns & Elections for innovative designs of campaign literature and a Pollie Award from the American Association of Political Consultants.  She has also been named to Aristotle’s National Republican Dream Team.  For her 2012 campaign efforts, she received another three Pollie Awards which are the Oscars of the political world.

The workshop will be conducted from 9am – 3pm at the Hilton Birmingham, 8 Perimeter Park South (off Hwy 280), Birmingham, Alabama 35243, 205-967-2700. The cost for the workshop is $40 which includes lunch.

Make checks payable to AFRW, c/o Ellen O’Connor, 728 County Road 219, Scottsboro AL 35768 Registration Deadline: Postmarked by October 9, 2015.

You may also register at www.eventbrite.com at AFRW Campaign Workshop or https://www.eventbrite.com/e/afrw-campaign-workshop-tickets-18875144064.

Campaign Workshop