The Young Greens (YG) are hosting a national YG Retreat & Campaign Training Weekend, August 7-9 at the University of Victoria.
The weekend will kick off with a social event on Friday evening in downtown Victoria, being organized with the Victoria Greens team. Saturday and Sunday include workshops on campaigning, organizing on campus and youth focused outreach.
Young Greens will be working together to develop campaign ideas and strategies. Ilona Dougherty, Co-Founder of Apathy is Boring, will speak about getting out the youth vote and facilitate some group brainstorming sessions with attendees.
We look forward to hosting the event in beautiful Victoria, BC. The weekend will open with a social evening at the Sunset Room, in downtown Victoria. On Saturday and Sunday, the retreat will take place at the University of Victoria.
Young Greens are encouraged to request sponsorship from their respective campaigns and/or EDAs. Some additional travel funding may be available from the Young Greens of Canada, upon request. Please contact Ilana at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS
Accommodation on Friday, August 7 & Saturday, August 8 will be provided at the University of Victoria residence and included in the full registration fee. All meals will be provided on campus. Please contact Ilana if you have special needs or allergies.