The Mississippi Democratic Party and Democracy for America will sponsor a two-day workshop for party candidates and campaign workers this weekend in Pearl.
The workshop is set for Saturday, March 31, and Sunday, April 1, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Gulf States Regional Training Center, 1060 Commercial Park Drive in Pearl.
The two-day session will offer practical strategies for political campaigns in this year’s state, district, legislative and county races. Topics covered at the workshop will include communications, fundraising, voter targeting, online organizing and building a grassroots movement.
The cost to attend both days is $60 a person or $30 for high school and college students. The price covers the workshop, a training manual and lunch both days. You can register for the workshop online at www.democracyforamerica.com.
For more information, call the Mississippi Democratic Party at (601) 969-2913 or, toll-free, (888) 674-3367. The Comfort Inn in Pearl is offering a special hotel rate for workshop participants; call the hotel at (601) 932-6009 or, toll-free, (888) 214-7255.