What You’ll Learn
- Explore the capabilities of the MiniVAN application
- Determine how to best use MiniVAN on your campaign
- Train volunteers on MiniVAN to prepare them for a successful canvass
- Create systems of accountability for synching data collected via MiniVAN
Why This is Important
When running a campaign, having a face-to-face conversation is the most effective way to turn out voters, but classic, paper-packet canvassing requires a lot of resources. By utilizing MiniVAN for your canvassing efforts, you can save time, money, and improve the experience of canvassers.
- NGP VAN MiniVANual
- Sample GOTV Canvass Script
- NGPVAN Mobile Canvassing Guide
- Sample Canvass Training Agenda
- Field Tactics — Canvassing and phone bank packets aren’t the only thing volunteers need to succeed. You also need to train and manage them — this course teaches the best techniques for training field volunteers.
- Targeting Voters — This course helps you identify and reach the voters you need to gain support from in order to win.
- VoteBuilder 101 — Introduces the software Democratic campaigns across the country use to develop voter contact plans. Using this software helps you organize your field efforts and reach your vote goal.