EU008 - Fundraising Basics & Virginia's Blue Wave


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The Blue Wave of 2017 in Virginia produced many fantastic wins for Democrats, including a top target in Jennifer Carroll Foy's race for House Delegate in the 2nd District. In today's episode we discuss the basics of fundraising with her fundraiser, Diondra Musgrave.

Diondra helped now-Delegate Carroll Foy raise nearly $500,000 between cash donations and in-kinds in a short period of time. She shares her expertise on specific ways first-time candidates can raise the funds they need to win their races. Plus, we hear what it was like on election night when Democrats won 15 seats and nearly flipped control of the House of Delegates.

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