Tennesseans deserve a Democrat running for office in every district.

Join our 2024 Run Tennessee candidate cohort. 

We have developed a six-week program to assist Democratic candidates across our state in preparing for their 2024 campaigns.  

This program is designed to help candidates understand the importance of building strong campaigns and enhancing their candidacy. 

Week 1 – Designing a Framework for Your Successful Campaign (In-person Nashville, TN)
Week 2 – Defining Your Voter Mix & Voter Message (Virtual)
Week 3 – How to Build a Believable Campaign Budget (Virtual)
Week 4 – Defining Your Ground Game Strategy (Virtual)
Week 5 – Messaging in a Modern Political Landscape (Virtual)
Week 6 – Fundraising to Win (In-person Nashville, TN)

"Building the Democratic bench in Tennessee starts with you deciding to run for office, filing to run for office, and running a winning campaign."

Why Should I Participate?

  • This program is free to all bona fide Democratic candidates running for local, state, and federal offices.
  • This program offers the following incentives upon completion of all modules:
    • 30 second candidate ad 
    • 24,000 broadcast text messages after filing 
    • 24% discount on VAN committee accounts 
    • Priority buy-in for the TNDP coordinated mail program after filing


We need Democratic candidates to run for
75 State House Seats, 14 State Senate Seats

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