THIKING OF RUNNING?

If you're thinking of running for office, we can help! Contact us to find out how runNYC can support your campaign, and check out the resources below:

General Resources for Democratic Candidates and Potential Candidates

Wellstone – On-the-ground trainings for progressive candidates throughout the country through its Camp Wellstone program

Progressive Change Campaign Committee – Trains progressive candidates and solicits small-dollar donations from its nearly 1 million members for candidates it endorses

National Democratic Training Committee – Free online training for Democratic candidates

Rep Your Block – Information about running for the Kings County Democratic Commitee

Resources for Women Candidates

EMILY's List – Trains Democratic women and endorses candidates

Off the Sidelines – Shares resources and guidance for women considering running for office

She Should Run – Non-partisan organization providing an approachable starting place and network for women leaders considering a future run for office

Vote Run Lead – Online and in-person trainings to equip women to “run as you are”

Emerge New York – Recruits women to run for office at all levels of government, trains them to run effective campaigns, and provides a network of support

Resources for Millennial Candidates

Run for Something – Recruits and supports young people (under-35) who will advocate for progressive values running for state and local offices

Resources for LGBTQ Candidates

Victory Institute – Provides comprehensive, non-partisan best practices to present and future LGBTQ candidates, campaign staff, and community leaders

Resources for Candidates from Immigrant Communities

New American Leaders Project – Offers programs and mentorship for potential candidates from immigrant communities

Resources for Veteran Candidates

New Politics – Bipartisan organization helping national service alumni and military veterans run for public office

Veterans Campaign – Non-partisan organization that encourages, mentors, and prepares veterans for political leadership