12. February 2024 · Comments Off on National Democratic Training – February 12, 2024 · Categories: Announcements, Recent Events

We agree — Senator Raphael Warnock said it best:

During Black History Month, we should undoubtedly celebrate the countless amazing achievements of Black Americans.

But this is also a time to reflect and invest in the essential work to ensure these communities are being prioritized for campaigns and beyond.

And this week’s NDTC Expert Q&A: Black Voices for Grassroots Change is going to be your front-row opportunity to learn from Democratic leaders who bring experiences in organizing in Black communities.

Things get started on this Thursday, February 15 at 1pm. Bring your questions and get ready to learn a lot!

Now you might be wondering who our panelists are. Let’s introduce you!

Kimberlyn Carter is the Executive Director of Rep GA, which offers training and development for leaders across Georgia. Carter is a Georgia native whose national expertise serves her work from Atlanta all the way to the doorsteps of Georgia’s smallest cities.

W. Mondale Robinson is the current Mayor of Enfield, North Carolina. On top of his role in office, he founded the Black Male Voter Project, the first and only national organization with the sole purpose of increasing Black men’s participation in electoral politics. Robinson is a prolific speaker and writer, and has appeared in dozens of national publications.

Tequila Johnson is a lifelong community organizer who co-founded the Equity Alliance, a Tennessee-based nonprofit that, according to their website, “envision[s] a society where Black communities are thriving and have equitable access to power, resources, and the freedom to choose our quality of life.” Johnson also serves as the Assistant Director of Outreach and Student Engagement at Tennessee State University’s Center for Service Learning and Civic Engagement.

Learn from this amazing lineup of experts this Thursday!

— The NDTC Team

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