To Educate is to Advocate
Advocacy starts with building relationships
Are you in Crisis?
Are you losing your job?
Are you losing your budget?
Has an item been challenged?
How to build relationships.
Advocacy is “An ongoing process of building partnerships so that others will act for and with you, turning passive support into educated action for the library program.” (AASL definition)
How to contact and influence state decision makers.
“You’re the expert, you probably know more than your legislator.” (Anders Miller, speaker at OELMA Leadership Workshop April 2023)
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