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Summer YAF Activism Training Seminar June 2 to 3, 2017

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Jun 2 - Jun 3
12:00 am
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Event Overview

Young America's Foundation will host an activism seminar for student leaders at colleges and universities from around the country at Young America's Foundation's headquarters in Reston, Virginia on June 2 and 3.

The seminar will include engaging sessions on core aspects of activism, such as:

  • Recruiting
  • Fundraising
  • Messaging
  • Event planning
  • And others

The seminar will equip conservative activists with the tools necessary to return to campus and effectively challenge both liberal and apathetic climates.

Registration will take place from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm.  The closing session will end at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 3.

COST: This program is free to attend thanks to our generous supporters. It includes two nights (Thursday and Friday) at a Reston hotel, seminar tuition, materials, and 5 meals (Friday breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and Saturday breakfast and lunch.) Generous supporters of Young America’s Foundation have made this program possible. Therefore, you are required to attend all of the sessions and abide by all the rules outlined in the responsibility pledge you will receive prior to the seminar.

FAQs: Click here to download the frequently asked questions.

Young America's Foundation
11480 Commerce Park Drive
Reston, VA 20191

Lauren McCue

Young Americans for Freedom Chapter Director

Lauren is Chapter Director for Young Americans for Freedom at Young America’s Foundation. She is originally from Fairfax, Virginia and is a graduate of Virginia Tech, where she received a B.A. in political science with a concentration in legal studies. Lauren first came in contact with Young America’s Foundation the summer before her freshman year of college…

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Patrick X Coyle

Young America's Foundation Vice President, Activist, Author and Speaker

Patrick Coyle is the vice president for Young America’s Foundation. Human Events named Mr. Coyle as one of the top ten young conservative activists in the nation, citing his success in reaching hundreds of thousands of students by sending high profile conservative speakers to college campuses. He is also co-editor with Foundation president Ron Robinson…

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