Advocacy training informs how citizens can influence decisions made in local government

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) - Equality State Policy Center is hosting a day of advocacy training at The Historic Plains Hotel today, Feb. 16. Shape Wyoming, formerly Citizen Lobbyist Training, is holding the day-long training to arm participants with the tools and insights needed to take part in and shape the decisions made in local government. Topics covered in the training include: - Process - how a bill becomes a law, legislative and budget procedures - Messaging - learn to effectively share your story - Advocacy - how to make your voice heard from across the state - Hands On - tour the Jonah building (temporary Capitol) and speak directly with lawmakers Registration required to attend Shape Wyoming's Advocacy Training today from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, visit Shape Wyoming or call 307-228-4163. *Feature photo: Emma Collett/Pitchengine Communities* #shortgo #news