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Become Empowered. 3 Ways the Summer Leadership Institute will Make You an Effective Advocate.

Become Empowered. 3 Ways the Summer Leadership Institute will Make You an Effective Advocate.

are you a current college student who wants to build political power for your generation? Do you want to learn how to affect and craft policy, lobby elected officials, organize your campus, and design a strategic communications plan? If the answer is yes, then here are four ways Virginia21’s Summer Leadership Institute (SLI) will empower you.

Advocacy Guide: What is the General Assembly and why should you care?

Advocacy Guide: What is the General Assembly and why should you care?

Virginia's General Assembly is more reactive to the concerns of average people than you may realize, and getting involved in the process is easier than it looks. Tim Cywinski writes part 1 of our state politics educational series designed to help everyday people understand Virginia's Government in a way that helps them make a difference.  

Power in numbers - How 30%of Virginians can be the most influential voters in the state

Power in numbers - How 30%of Virginians can be the most influential voters in the state

Millennials can be an electoral powerhouse in Virginia's November 7th election. This represents an opportunity for our generation to bring attention to our issues through voting, and by helping with Virginia21's #The30Percent initiative. Find out how YOU can help here!