Let’s Run Our Future

Welcome to the Community Empower Organizing Program and congratulations on taking the first step to becoming a CEO!

Relational Organizing

Relational Organizing is the simple idea that a volunteer reaching out to someone familiar is more effective than a volunteer reaching out to a stranger. Consider that it’s easy to ignore a call from a campaign, but harder to ignore a call from a friend.

Step 1:

Register & Attend A Training

Step 2:

Start Your Friend Map

Step 3:

Join Our Online Community

Step 4:

Get On the Empower App

Training Schedule:

Each training will be offered twice to accommodate schedules. The training series is designed to allow you to jump into any training to get started or to join all three so join us!

Monday, October 3rd

@ 7:30pm EST

Training 1: Friend Mapping

We’ll discuss what’s at stake in this election, and what we can do. We’ll also figure out the people we already know we need to empower to vote.

Friday, October 7th

@ 4:30pm EST

Training 1: Friend Mapping

We’ll discuss what’s at stake in this election, and what we can do. We’ll also figure out the people we already know we need to empower to vote.

Tuesday, October 11th

@ 7:30pm EST

Training 2: Connecting on Issues

We’ll talk about how to use the issues to connect with friends and family and help them understand the importance of voting.

Saturday, October 15th

@ 4:30pm EST

Training 2: Connecting on Issues

We’ll talk about how to use the issues to connect with friends and family and help them understand the importance of voting.

Monday, October 17th

@ 7:30pm EST

Training 3: Growing the Movement

We’ll go over how you can help grow the movement and become a hub for others to get involved and organize their networks.

Friday, October 21st

@ 4:30pm EST

Training 3: Growing the Movement

We’ll go over how you can help grow the movement and become a hub for others to get involved and organize their networks.

Monday, October 24th

@ 7:30pm EST

Training 4: Making it Meaningful

We’ll talk about leaning into your personal story to help your community understand why this all matters.

Friday, October 28th

@ 4:30pm EST

Training 4: Making it Meaningful

We’ll talk about leaning into your personal story to help your community understand why this all matters.

Tuesday, November 1st

@ 7:30pm EST

Training 5: Midterms Final Sprint

We’ll recap what we’ve learned and discuss how to work together to get out the vote!

Saturday, November 5th

@ 4:30pm EST
RSVP HERE

Training 5: Midterms Final Sprint

We’ll recap what we’ve learned and discuss how to work together to get out the vote!

Get Started Now!

It only takes 5 minutes.

We use an app designed to help you with preloaded calls to action and shareable resources. It also helps track progress and allows you to increase involvement.

To get started now, download the app:

On your phone: 

  1. Open the internet browser and visit: getempower.com/rtv
  2. Download the Empower app
  3. Open the Empower app and sign up
  4. Add 10 friends and family names and phone numbers so you can text
  5. Follow the calls to action to contact them and share resources

On your computer:

  1. Open the internet browser and visit: getempower.com/rtv
  2. Sign up to join Empower
  3. Add 10 friends and family names and phone numbers so you easily follow up
  4. Follow the calls to action to contact them and share resources

A simple action of contacting your 10 friends and those friends contacting their 10 friends can rapidly grow the program to reach hundreds of thousands of voters within just a few weeks.

The Benefits of relational organizing are enormous:

  • Higher voter turnout rates
  • Extremely effective for young voters and voters of color
  • Easy with preloaded calls to action and resources
  • Drives change and impact
Help us hit our goal of

Voters Reached

Create Your Friend Map!