Introduction to Social Change and Campaigning

When 29 October at 10:00am to 5:00pm, 2018
Provided by Sheila McKechnie Foundation
Description

The Introduction to Social Change and Campaigning workshops are designed for those interested in social change and change making. It is for people new to campaigns or who have found themselves campaigning by accident and who want to know more.

Venue Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre
Bennett Road Leeds LS6 3HN
Learning outcomes Understand more about how change happens Know more about what they and their organisation can do to bring about social change Better understand the process of campaigning Be able to design an effective campaign Know more about effective campaign strategy Understand power and how to influence others Know how to define key messages Have the skills to breakdown audiences and know how to communicate with them, including digital campaigning and working with the media know more about local and national government systems Meet other campaigners, develop their professional network and receive peer support.
Suitable for Participants will already be involved at a basic level of campaigning or are just about to get started – whether you are challenging local authority social care changes or protesting against climate – if you want practical information about the next steps, then this workshop is for you.
How to book To book your space at the training, visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/introduction-to-social-change-and-campaigning-leeds-tickets-44985144779
Cost While we want to ensure that we can continue to provide sustainable support to grassroots campaigners for free, we ask those individuals and organisations who can afford it to pay a fee (although this is still heavily subsidised). The fees are as follows: The following fees apply to staff AND volunteers:Large organisations (charities with a turnover of more than £5m; Local Authorities and private sector): £120 for half-day workshops / £260 for full day workshopsMedium organisations (turnover between £500k – £5m): £80 for half-day workshops / £200 for full day workshopsSmall organisations (turnover between £100k – £500k): £40 for half-day workshops / £130 for full day workshopsVery small organisations (turnover less than £100k): £20 for half-day workshops / £60 for full day workshopsIndividuals (this ticket type is for individuals who are NOT affiliated to an organisation or campaign group): £10 for half-day workshops / £30 for full day workshopsIndividuals (unwaged/students/low income) and grassroots groups with NO funds: FREE (please note, we cannot cover travel or other costs you may incur in attending)