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Grassroots lobbying is one of the most effective ways for animal advocates to help pass animal welfare legislation!
Any animal lover can play a critical role in educating legislators on the animal protection issues impacting their communities. This interactive "Introduction to Lobbying" workshop will show how anyone can be a powerful voice for animals during the 2021 legislative session.Friday, May 22, 2020 at 12:00 PM · 13 rsvpsWebinar (12PM CST)13 RSVPs
Incidents of interpersonal violence are reportedly rising as a disturbing consequence of stay-at home orders and recommendations to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. In this "Introduction to the Link" webinar, special guest Felicia Kerney, Chief of the Community Prosecution Unit, Dallas County District Attorney’s Office, will be discussing the Link and understanding of the dynamic connection between animal abuse and the cycle of family and societal violence while looking at real Texas cases. We will also dissect how animal abuse interfaces with child, domestic and elder abuse.Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 12:00 PM · 37 rsvpsWebinar (12PM CST)37 RSVPs
This one hour webinar will begin the training for the THLN Ambassador volunteer position. You will learn to cultivate effective, professional relationships with legislators, and politely, clearly and consistently relay animal protection positions to them before and during the legislative session. You will also learn to build a network of THLN allies in your community who will take action with you. We will work on legislative advocacy, networking, leadership and strategic thinking skills and you will have the opportunity to share your expertise and experiences with other ambassadors.
*This is an invite-only, closed webinar for those chosen for the THLN Ambassador program.