If your library board, Friends Group, and Foundation are advocating at the budget hearing, it's too late! The reality is that advocacy and public awareness are a year-round process. Struggling to get your boards to advocate? United for Libraries presents a new training program to help boards integrate a culture of advocacy into on-boarding, monthly meetings, and annual board self-evaluation. Learn best practices, activities and hands-on exercises, and strategic methods to get your boards to advocate year-round.
Upon completion, participant will be able to articulate to library boards, Friends Groups, and Foundations the importance of year-round advocacy and public awareness.
Upon completion, participant will be able to plan a series of activities and exercises to integrate into board meetings for training in advocacy and public awareness.
Upon completion, participant will be able to identify best practices for integrating advocacy and public awareness into on-boarding and annual board self-evaluation.