Higher Heights is hosting a series of online trainings designed uniquely for and by Black women who are considering running for office.  Join Black women for across the country for a power packed 60 minutes with leading experts that will provide basic tools and information from fundraising and communications to developing an action plan. 

The late Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm once said, “At present, our country needs women's idealism and determination, perhaps more in politics than anywhere else.”   This statement rings true today and Higher Heights wants to help prepare Black women to run, win and lead.

Don’t miss this opportunity, sign up today.

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Past Webinars

Developing and Amplifying Your Civic Voice
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 7:30 p.m. ET
Let your voice be heard! Through this workshop, you'll discover how to claim your voice, break through the noise and be heard. We will focus on how to sharpen your message, gain the power and confidence to get your message out into the world, use media as your megaphone, and leverage social media to build your platform.
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Atima.pngParty Politics 101:  How to Ge Involved 
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 7:30 p.m. ET

While Black women are actively engaged as voters in the political process, there are still not many Black women leaders at the national, state, and local level in the political parties. Hear from 

Don't know how the political parties (eg. Democratic, Republican, Working Families etc) work?  Want to get more involved in the political process?   One way to do that is to engage with political parties to support candidates and be a part of changing how the political party of your choice engages with your community.  

Join this webinar and hear from Black women who have been leaders in their political party and learn about the political party structure and ways to engage more with the one of your choice. 



I Got Elected!  What’s Next?
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:30 p.m. EST
Congratulations! You ran for office, had a great campaign, and won. So, what's next? Women cite lack of knowledge of and expertise in governing and legislating as the next hurdle they face after running and getting elected to office. Hear from Emerge America alumna that have made their mark as strong legislators and get key advice that will help you advance as an elected official.
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Building Blocks to Starting Your Run for Office
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m. EST
Join political strategist Jessica Byrd for a candid conversation about the opportunities, challenges, and must-haves when thinking about running for office. Join us to build a strong foundation, ask questions, and keep it real about elected leadership for Black women. 




Being in the Spotlight
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m. EST
We will explore tips for effective values-based messaging and the best ways to get your message across on television and radio.
In Partnership with

Black Women Make It Rain: Getting the resources you need to tell your story
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m. EST
When equipped with skills and a plan you can climb over the money barrier with great success. Learn how you can maximize your contacts and experiences to raise the money you need to run an effective campaign.


Run As You Are: Ready to jump in, but don’t know where to start?
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m. EST
In this 60 minute webinar, we challenge you to take 30 political actions in 90 days, accelerating the growth of your political networks and know-how. This training will help you map your next steps, make a real plan to get to know your political community, find the best office to run for, and get connected to other women also taking the Run As You Are challenge!
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