What to Expect: These sessions and all Borgen Project meetings are done via video conferencing. Please ensure that you are in a quiet place, with no disturbances and dressed professionally. In most cases, you won’t have to talk but you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions. Check back regularly for the latest meetings and training sessions.
What: Lobbying Q&A
When: Monday, 20th @ 9 AM PT
Who: This training session is open to all team members. Political Affairs and Nonprofit Leadership team members need to attend one session.
Inside Scoop: The Policy team will share their tips and tricks for lobbying. The focus of this training is to help volunteers and interns feel more confident and prepared for doing grassroots lobby meetings with their local Congressional offices.
What: Fundraising Q&A
When: Thursday, 23rd @ 9 AM PT
Who: Recommended for all team members.
Inside Scoop: Need fundraising help? Hear from our donor relations department and past team members who raised great numbers during the program. Come prepared with questions and make the most out of this opportunity.
What: Fireside Chat
When: Monday, 27th @ 11 AM PT
Who: This session is open to all team members.
Inside Scoop: Join Borgen Project staff for organization updates, guest speakers, extra training, and more.
What: Media Outreach Q&A
When: Thursday, 30th @ 9:00 AM PT
Where: Meeting ID: 350-985-3746
URL Meeting ID: https://zoom.us/j/3509853746
Who: This non-mandatory training session is only open to the Media Outreach team members from the PR/Marketing department and the Nonprofit Leadership Team members.
Inside Scoop: Learn more about the importance of your role within the Media Outreach team. In our book, there’s no dumb question, so come prepared and make the most out of the session.
2022 Federal Holidays
|January 1||New Years Day|
|January 17||Martin Luther King Day|
|February 21||Presidents Day *|
|May 30||Memorial Day|
|June 20||Juneteenth (observed)|
|July 4||Independence Day|
|September 5||Labor Day|
|October 10||Columbus Day **|
|November 11||Veterans Day|
|December 25||Christmas Day|
|December 26||Christmas Day (observed)|
* Presidents Day also known as Washingtons Birthday is celebrated by the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming.
** Columbus Day is celebrated by the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia.