Notes from the Field
20 things FMT has already accomplished in 2020
January 29, 2020
- Met with partners in other states to develop a strategic and unified youth vision!
- Rested our souls with much-deserved breaks and came back ready to GO this year #RestForRadicals
- Hired Voter Registration Organizers in Bozeman, Billings, and Missoula
- FMF on Ice! (Registered folx at a local Hockey game)
- Marched with thousands of people across Montana in the 2020 Women’s March
- Registered over 140 new voters!
- Distributed Census Coasters across the state in Bozeman, Billings, Missoula, Great Falls and Havre.
- Worked with campuses across the state to develop their own voter engagement plans!
- Hired a High School Program Manager.
- Reached our goals for giving at the end of the year!
- Recruited a new intern class!
- Raised our internship stipends to $1,000
- Reserved a lodge in Paradise Valley for our fall 2020 High School Fellows retreat!
- Registration for Democracy Days went live.
- Published an opinion piece in two major newspapers highlighting the outcomes of the Montana Outdoor Heritage Project Survey
- Worked with over 20 community organizations and businesses across the state on the importance of the Census to our state.
- Campaign Skills Training Registration went live — sign up today.
- Hosted a debate watch party at Colombos with our friends at New Leaders Council!
- Our Missoula Field Manager, Erin Miller provided public comment at the Climate Council meeting in Missoula
- Prepared for our upcoming Missoula office move — see you at our house warming party coming SOON!