Sophia Zaia, a consultant for Powerlabs, shares her key takeaways about using a coaching approach when working with volunteers for the Sunrise Movement’s distributed voter contact program.
PowerLabs helps organizers design and run people-powered campaigns. PowerLabs provides training, coaching and strategic planning support to build the capacity of organizations, leaders and networks. This collection includes videos of training sessions with many guest presenters along with articles.
It’s essential for people to feel they can do something about a problem. Here is what we can do to increase people’s efficacy to take action.
Randall Smith from PowerLabs shares a framework for thinking about training and behaviour change called KSW or KSAW.
Useful tools to help with planning and reflections in your campaigns – Before Action Reviews (BARs) and After Action Reviews (AARs).
Watch this webinar recording to understand and asses your organization’s strategy capacity. Use strategy to build and win political power.
Watch this recording of Ruth Wageman to learn how you can put in place the 6 conditions that make it more likely to create a great team.
Webinars on visual strategy will help you make a plan to create the images we need to win. You’ll be ready to tell a bolder story in the street, maximizing threat to power and making actions more welcoming and joyful.
Webinar about the ins and outs of rapid-response campaigning. Learn the steps to integrate rapid-response infrastructure into your workflow.
Watch this webinar to learn some of the essential takeaways to improve your organizing with insights from social science.
Watch this webinar to learn the basics of social movement theory and how those insights can be applied to building durable political power.
Watch a video on Race Class Narrative – an approach that weaves together economic empowerment, racial justice, and gender equity.
Learn how to build and grow online communities and develop an online-to-offline organizing model to move your people to action.
Reflections on Sunrise Movement’s Strike Circle Program: Learn How We Created Hundreds of Local Teams
A webinar from PowerLabs about how the Sunrise Movement created hundreds of local teams and grew their movement.
Learn from this webinar from PowerLabs how Movimiento Cosecha raised over $1 million for undocumented immigrants in the US.
This webinar covers Sunrise Movement’s campaign for a Green New Deal with special focus on the planning and analysis that informed action.
Want to know how to run a large scale volunteer led phonebank? Learn from the Sunrise Movement and how they managed their teams.