Leadership Resources Intro

Use this map, made possible with support from the Hunt Alternatives Fund, to locate state-based and national resources for women interested in elected or appointed office or work on political campaigns. Click on a state to find leadership development and campaign training programs, political action committees, and organizations and programs committed to supporting and encouraging women in politics.

Need more ideas on how to get involved? Check out the Women's Definitive Guide to Getting Political by CAWP associate director Jean Sinzdak.

If you know of other organizations to add to our list or have updates to our information, please contact Chelsea Hill.

Program Name State Party Program Description
Campaign Training
Wyoming Democratic Party
WY Dem

The Wyoming Democratic Party runs multiple trainings each year for potential and current candidates, typically half-day sessions covering a...

Cowgirl Run Fund WY

Cowgirl Run Fund's mission is to help elect more women so that women’s voices are present in shaping public policy. Their goal is to build a...

Leadership Wyoming
Wyoming Heritage Foundation and the University of Wyoming
WY Nonpartisan Formed in 1999, Leadership Wyoming is a nine-month educational program for a diverse group of approximately 40 Wyoming leaders, ages under 30 to over...
Leap into Leadership
Wyoming Womens Legislative Caucus
WY Nonpartisan The Wyoming Women's Legislative Caucus hosts the annual Leap into Leadership event at the Wyoming State Capitol in partnership with Equality State...
Wyoming Women Rise

RUN WY Candidate Training is a joint effort by the Equality State Policy Center, Wyoming Women Rise, and Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance to...

Wyoming Federation of Democratic Women WY Dem

The National Federation of Democratic Women (NFDW) supports the inclusion of women's voices in the Democratic Party. With 32 chapters nationwide,...

Wyoming L.E.A.D
Wyoming Business Councils Agribusiness Division and the Wyoming Agriculture Leadership Council (WALC)
WY Nonpartisan The Wyoming L.E.A.D. Program develops highly motivated, well informed rural leaders who will act forcefully, serve effectively, and speak...
Wyoming NOW
National Organization for Women
WY Nonpartisan Founded in 1966, the National Organization for Women (NOW) is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States whose goal is to...
Wyoming Women Rise WY

Wyoming Women Rise is dedicated to empowering women in Wyoming to become leaders in state and local government.

Wyoming Women's Legislative Caucus WY Nonpartisan The bi-partisan Wyoming Womens Legislative Caucus offers regular gatherings, a speakers bureau, candidate development, and an intern/aide program to...