Thunderhead Trainings

The Thunderhead Trainings: Winning Campaigns trainings use our custom, intense curriculum focused on the seven key skills of effective campaigners, in the context of organization-building. They are intended for any potential campaign leader in your organization who would benefit from gaining the tools to craft and manage powerful advocacy campaigns.

2008 Thunderhead Trainings

Thunderhead’s Winning Campaigns Training in San Francisco, CA
Dates: Friday April 11th-Sunday the 13th

This spring Thunderhead is partnering with the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition to bring our signature Winning Campaigns Training to the beautiful Bay Area. Join your fellow bicycle and pedestrian advocacy leaders to learn from expert coaches and each other through Thunderhead’s proven curriculum on choosing, directing, and winning campaigns to increase bicycling and walking. After three days, you will learn to:

  • Choose the right issue;
  • Set realistic but visionary goals, choose the best strategies and tactics, and stick to timelines;
  • Map out the power structure in your community, support and leverage allies, neutralize and convert enemies!
  • Communicate effectively, reaching the right audience with the right message through the right media, …and
  • Raise money, to strengthen your organization for the next bigger victory!

In the end, you’ll have a detailed campaign blueprint that will assure a victorious campaign and set up your organization for greater victories in the future.

Completed 2007 Thunderhead Trainings

August 24-26 2007, – Thunderhead Training in Los Angeles, CA- a success!

Training photos coming soon

July 13-15 2007, – Thunderhead Training in Louisville, KY – a success!