|Webinar – Sponsored by SHAPE America – Be a Backyard Advocate
Wednesday, May 31, 3-4 p.m. EDT
You don’t have to go all the way to Capitol Hill for your voice to be heard on the value of health education and physical education in schools. Throughout the year, members of Congress return home from Washington, DC, to meet with constituents about key issues in their state. This is the perfect opportunity for you to speak to your representatives!Speakers: Carly Wright, Senior Manager of Advocacy; Karen Johnson, Advocacy Consultant
Contact Hours: A certificate for 1.0 contact hour is available for this webinar
Register by 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31
Download the Backyard Advocacy Toolkit
Before listening to the webinar, be sure to download the Backyard Advocacy Toolkit to learn everything you need to now about holding a successful meeting at your representatives’ state and district offices.
This toolkit provides a step-by-step guide that covers the entire process, from assembling a team of colleagues to following up after your visit.
It also provides specific suggestions about connecting personal stories to your message and all the materials you’ll need to bring to your meeting.