Organizing for Democrats Who Want to Get Busy With NGP VAN
Software , Technology / September 10, 2018

If you want to help your local Democratic get elected, you may need more than the software from NGP VAN although that is the place to start. Most Democratic campaigns are fueled by NGP VAN software, software from a company tailored for Democrats to help them with political organizing. However, in order to political organizing you should also know the nuts and bots of fundraising and how to successfully pull off a fundraising event. First, you need a Finance team to build a Finance Plan which details how much money you believe you will need to win the race you are supporting based on prior races of winning candidates from recent previous elections. Keep in mind whether you are challenging an incumbent or the race is highly competitive because then it may be more expensive. Then you will need to decide which tactics you are going to use to fundraise such as direct mail, online fundraising, fundraiser events, call time, telemarketing, finance committees, and fundraising networks. You should weigh the return on each tactic in order to figure out which tactic to use to reach your goal. The next step is to create concrete deadlines which include making a calendar…