How to Grow Your PAC

02 Jun, 2015

In a new Council video, 2015 Outstanding Corporate PAC Award recipient Stephen Ciccone of Toyota shares a few key strategies for growing your PAC, including establishing a brand for the PAC and building real relationships with donors.

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Tips for a Successful PAC Board

24 Jun, 2014

A well-organized PAC board sets the stage for the PAC's success, increases transparency and can promote buy-in from new or existing members as a way to incorporate the “people” into the PAC. This members-only resource offers tips on how to create and sustain such a board.

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Building an Effective PAC Contribution Strategy

13 Nov, 2013

Who needs your PAC dollars the most? The Council’s Hannah Wesolowski says that if you determine that first, you’ll be well on your way to success.

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Smart Strategies: Securing Senior Management Buy-In for a PAC [VIDEO]

08 Jul, 2013

Your CEO and other top executives can play a tremendous role in building support for your PAC. Click above for Council board member Michael Dunn's advice on garnering support for your PAC from the highest levels of your organization's leadership — and how that can boost overall PAC participation.

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What Mission Statements and Candidate Criteria are PACs Using?

04 Dec, 2012

Examples of PAC Mission Statements and Philosophies Our PAC’s purpose is to: create a “better” body of elected officials for the company’s bottom-line objectives, achieve long term goals. This philosophy focuses on elections. promote access, influence legislation for purposes of lobbying, achieve short term government relations goals. This philosophy focuses...

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Tips on Buying Software for Your PAC

04 Dec, 2012

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Tips for PACs During Mergers

04 Dec, 2012

  In light of recent economic challenges, a number of PACs are experiencing significant changes due to mergers and acquisitions. How are PACs approaching their new conditions? 1. A number of PACs wait until the first round of “fall out” happens, post-merger before they conduct a solicitation. As you...

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Smart Disbursement Strategies

04 Dec, 2012

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Securing Senior Management Support for a PAC

04 Dec, 2012

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Sample Structures of PAC Bylaws

04 Dec, 2012

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Sample PAC Board Expectations

04 Dec, 2012

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PAC Audits – Legal and Operational

04 Dec, 2012

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New Trends Shaping Corporate PACs

04 Dec, 2012

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Coordinating a PAC with a Grassroots Program

04 Dec, 2012

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Checklist for Rolling Out a PAC

04 Dec, 2012

The Council does not recommend a timeline for one main reason – timelines vary tremendously from group to group. If you have a hot issue, you’ll want your rollout to take place right away, but in comparison, if you are creating a PAC without any pressure, you can take...

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