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Yeraldin Borray Castillo
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Jun 15
Giving awards to legislators is an outstanding way to elevate your organization’s profile and policy goals, as well as take your relationship-building to the next level. Whether you are considering launching your first legislator award program or want to benchmark your current program, this webinar is for you. This program is eligible for 1 elective credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management, 1 specialization credit towards the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying and 1 elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Jun 21
To work toward a better society, more businesses are starting local. Through partnerships with nonprofits, local leaders and groups that support community-based efforts, companies are creating change and building trust. Join us for a conversation as we uncover ways organizations have supported the communities they are based in. This program is eligible for 1 elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Jun 23
Interested in learning how to get the most out of your Council membership? Join us for a member orientation to get up to speed about all of the Council’s major services.
Jul 14
The PAC is a collective voice for your organization. It’s important to involve internal groups and individuals by listening and being responsive to your stakeholders, employee resource groups and other key audiences. Town halls, listening or Q&A sessions, and surveys are great ways to develop two-way communication. This webinar will discuss all the ways to gather input and engage members, stakeholders and more in the PAC. This program is eligible for 1 elective credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management, 1 specialization credit towards the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying and 1 core credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Aug 09
Whether your PAC or broader corporate political contributions, organizations are facing increasing scrutiny around their political activities. To strengthen reputation and highlight reputable practices, many organizations are moving beyond the legal reporting requirements and becoming more transparent in their decision-making processes. Join us to learn strategies for building your reputation through transparent political activities. This program is eligible for 1 PAC credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management and 1 credit towards the Certificate in Government Relations & Lobbying.
Aug 10
Whether your “next generation” is defined as new hires, students or simply individuals of a certain age and experience level, investing resources to engage this audience in your grassroots activities is essential to achieving your advocacy goals. This program will set you up for current and future successes by showing you how to capture the attention of the next generation. Join us and learn how to attract, engage and motivate this group. This program is eligible for 1 Elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management and 1 Grassroots credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.
Aug 11
Interested in learning how to get the most out of your Council membership? Join us for a member orientation to get up to speed about all of the Council’s major services.
Aug 16
LinkedIn boasts a network of over 725 million professionals globally, with over 275 million users in the United States who encompass a wide range of companies and industries. Most professionals know LinkedIn as a powerful job search tool, but when leveraged effectively, it creates opportunities to find, reach and engage potential supporters, and connect with D.C. policy influencers. The platform offers valuable opportunities to highlight you or your organization’s executives as thought leaders on key policy and industry issues. This program is eligible for 1 Specialization credit towards the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying, 1 Elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management and 1 Grassroots credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.
Aug 31
Silos are easy. Coordination is hard. Through best practices and case studies of success, we will look at ways to help state and federal advocacy teams improve communication and coordination. You’ll come away with the tools to work better together and achieve your organization’s mission. This program is eligible for 1 Elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management and 1 Specialization credit towards the Certificate in Government Affairs & Lobbying.
Sep 06
Description coming soon. This program is eligible for 1 Elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management and 1 Grassroots credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.
Sep 13
Running a PAC is a difficult task, and compliance must always come first. Association PAC management can be particularly challenging because members are from different organizations, and some trade associations face the added challenge of securing prior approval from corporate members before they can begin soliciting their PAC support. During this webinar, a political law expert will provide a comprehensive overview of compliance considerations for association PACs, with a focus on prior approval. This program is eligible for 1 Compliance credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management, 1 Compliance credit towards the Certificate in Government Affairs & Lobbying and 1 Compliance credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.
Oct 12
It’s coming: the deadline for your organization to file lobbying reports using either the LDA or IRC method. We’ll cover the major differences between what’s tracked and reported in the two systems and how to determine which method is appropriate for your organization. This program is eligible for 1 compliance credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management, 1 compliance credit towards the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying and 1 compliance credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Oct 13
Employees, stakeholders and the public are asking more of corporations and associations when it comes to corporate citizenship. This includes knowing when to speak out on social and political issues. Organizations are being asked to communicate and take action around issues like equality, fair elections, foreign wars, living wages, immigration reform and a host of other causes. Join us for a workshop to learn how to create a social issue framework for your organization and how to become an authentic communicator on non-business issues. This program is eligible for 2 Grassroots credits toward the Certificate in PAC and Grassroots Management, 2 Specialization credits toward the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying, and 2 Core credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Oct 13
Whether you’re using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or trying newer platforms like TikTok, social media is one of your most powerful advocacy tools. When leveraged effectively, social media can create opportunities to find, reach and engage advocates, recruit supporters and connect with policymakers. This program is eligible for 2 Specialization credits toward the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying, 2 Elective credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management and 2 Grassroots credit towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.
Oct 19
Thought leadership is not just another buzz word. Real thought leaders gain credibility by lending their expertise to serve the public interest, not just their personal agendas. This webinar will teach you how to share your knowledge, build your reputation and contribute meaningfully to public policy discussions. This program is eligible for 1 elective credit towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.
Oct 27
Interested in learning how to get the most out of your Council membership? Join us for a member orientation to get up to speed about all of the Council’s major services.
Dec 05
Interested in learning how to get the most out of your Council membership? Join us for a member orientation to get up to speed about all of the Council’s major services.