If you think you might want to run for a local office, consider this: Collin County Candidate School will be held Saturday, September 10, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the McKinney Chamber.
Among the topics:
-Making the Decision to Run: First Steps as a Candidate
-Know Your Territory: How to Get Information on Your Constituency
-Technology in the Campaign: Social Media Strategies
-Lunch Panel of Current Office Holders
-Fundraising and Budgets
-Compliance and Record-keeping: State and County Requirements
-Media Relations: How to Draft and Deliver Your Message
Whether you are considering becoming a candidate for public office or helping the people who do… learn what it takes to make a difference.
The Chamber is located at 2150 S. Central Expy., Ste. 150. Call 972-542-0163. Register at mckinneychamber.com. Tuition is $50 (includes lunch & materials).
Contact Becky Horn, email@example.com, for more information.