Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EST
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Centre County Democratic Commitee HQ 
315 South Allen Street
Suite 116
State College, PA 16801

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Betsy Whitman 
Centre County Democratic Committee 

Precinct Committee Person & Neighborhood Leader Training February 22 

Precinct Committee Person & Neighborhood Leader Training February 22

We have dozens of new Democratic Precinct Committee People across Centre County and  a groundswell of Democrats interested in becoming Precinct Committee People , Neighborhood Team Leaders or “on call" volunteers. We’re kicking off 2018 with training opportunities to meet the demand.

DATE:  Thursday, Feb 22

TIME:  7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

PLACE:  Centre County Democratic Office, 315 S Allen St., Suite 116, State College

MISSION:  to understand the critical impact of building a "Democratic community" in your neighborhood; to gain specific skills to build that community; to network with other Democratic organizers and volunteers

AGENDA (identical for each training date):

  • Why build a Democratic community? 
    • to increase Democratic voter turnout
    • to elect more Democrats to local, state, and national offices
    •  to encourage Democratic friends, neighbors, even you (!) to run for office
  • Skills training for community building
    • Petition circulation
    • Door knocking
    • Poll coverage (outside the poll)
    •  Building and maintaining a volunteer network
  • Responsibilities of a Committee Person 
  • Responsibilities of a Neighborhood Leader 
  • "On-call" volunteer opportunities
  • Introduction to VAN (Voter Access Network), the comprehensive, powerful, but user-friendly voter data base (available only to Democrats)


  • new Precinct Committee People
  • wannabe Precinct Committee People, Neighborhood Leaders, and anyone passionate about making a difference--no matter how large or small
  • any Precinct Committee People who haven't been to a training within the last four years

See you soon!

Sarah and Betsy

Sarah Pearson, Field Director, Centre County Democratic Committee

Betsy Whitman, Vice-Chair, Centre County Democratic Committee

RSVP for Feb 22 by email or at the Register Now below:  

Betsy Whitman Email bbwhitman@gmail.com  Phone: 215-219-1172

RSVP for February 22 at Register Now! button below


Additional Training Session Available February 3

February 3 Session Information & RSVP Here