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 full
Campaign Management Training Seminar
Kentucky Farm Bureau
KY Nonpartisan

The Kentucky Farm Bureau offers a campaign management training for candidates for public office, their spouses and campaign managers, as well as...

Candidate and Campaign Training
Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, Wellstone Action
KY Nonpartisan

Kentuckians for the Commonwealth partners with Wellstone Action to provide workshops building participants' skills, connections, and confidence to...

Democratic Woman's Club of Kentucky KY Dem The National Federation of Democratic Women (NFDW) supports the inclusion of womens voices in the Democratic Party. With 32 chapters nationwide, the...
Emerge Kentucky
Emerge America
KY Dem Emerge Kentucky is a political leadership program for Democratic women, part of the Emerge America network. The Emerge mission is to identify,...
Kentucky Federation of Republican Women KY Rep Through affiliate chapters in nearly every state, the National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW) promotes the principles, objectives and policies...
Kentucky NOW
National Organization for Women
KY Nonpartisan
Kentucky Republican Women's Roundtable KY Rep The Kentucky Women's Roundtable is a series intended to train potential women candidates for public office, in addition to serving as a resource for...
Kentucky Women's Political Caucus
National Women's Political Caucus
KY Nonpartisan The Kentucky Womens Political Caucus (KWPC), a chapter of the National Women's Political Caucus, is a bipartisan grassroots association whose purpose...
Kentucky Women's Political Caucus PAC
National Women's Political Caucus
KY Nonpartisan The Kentucky Womens Political Caucus (KWPC), a chapter of the National Women's Political Caucus, is a bipartisan grassroots association whose purpose...
Leadership Kentucky KY Nonpartisan Established in 1984, Leadership Kentucky encourages community leadership by educating participants on how the states issues are interconnected and by...
Leadership Lexington
The Greater Lexington Chamber of Commerce
KY Nonpartisan

Leadership Lexington is a ten-month leadership development program sponsored by Commerce Lexington and directed toward individuals who demonstrate...

Leadership Louisville
Leadership Louisville Center
KY Nonpartisan

Leadership Louisville is a 9-month program for individuals, businesses and organizations interested in developing their leadership skills and...

Women Leading Kentucky KY Nonpartisan Women Leading Kentucky is an educational organization sponsoring programs/services to promote the importance of developing relationships built on...