Emerge Oregon is ready to hit the ground running. Here's a bit about their program to help elect women to office:
emerge Oregon: Our mission is to identify, educate, and inspire Democratic women who want to pursue elective office at the local and state level in Oregon. emerge makes a long-term investment in these future leaders by honing their political skills; expanding their knowledge of local issues; and connecting them with mentors.
Emerge is now accepting applications Download 2009_emergeOregon_Program_Application for their spring program in April.
Read about Emerge's background here Download About_Emerge_Oregon_with_board_and_requests
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