Bill Foster for Congress is now accepting applicants for the Foster Organizing Fellowship!
Foster Organizing Fellows will undergo comprehensive community organizing training, and will apply the fundamental principles of grassroots organizing to their work on behalf of Bill Foster for Congress. Fellows will attend all-staff trainings, and will gain valuable campaign experience working directly with staff and volunteers. Fellows will be an essential part of an aggressive field program in a frontline race that has garnered a great deal of national attention. This is an outstanding opportunity for anyone looking to work as staff on a campaign in the future.
The Foster Organizing Fellowship takes applicants on a rolling basis, and runs through Election Day, November 4th. Both part-time and full-time fellowships are available.
Fellows will be trained in the following:
- Volunteer Recruitment
- Phone Banking
- Voter Persuasion
- Voter Activation Network
- Community Outreach
- Event planning
Candidates should be organized, competent, outgoing individuals who are eager to learn and are willing to work hard. Candidates should have a strong academic record as well as excellent communication skills. Strong candidates must work well independently and as part of a team. All applicants must have a valid driver’s license and access to a car.
- The fellowship is unpaid, but college credits may be available.