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Camp Democracy opens in one week, on Tuesday, September 5th

Read about our press conference at the National Press Club on Tuesday, August 29th and all of the amazing speakers lined up for Camp Democracy:

We still need volunteers. Please ask everyone you know to sign up at

We still need money. We knew from the start we'd need at least $50,000. We've only raised $45,000. We need at least $5,000 more, and we need it fast! Every dime we've raised or spent is listed publicly on the website, modeling transparent governance in case anyone in Washington is watching:

Tabling only costs $25 per day. Why not set up a table with your information:

Here are free rooms and rides:

If you can send a bus and need help paying for it, ask us:

If you need help filling it, post it on the board:

You can help spread the word about Camp Democracy with the tools found on this page, including a local event guide, a sample press release, Email announcements, flyers, posters, web banners, audio of a public service announcement, a student activism kit, and a short blurb for newsletters:

Dress for success. You cannot buy shirts at Camp Democracy, but you can buy them beforehand:

Please make an appointment with your Congress Member in Washington on September 19th and join us for a day of lobbying, preceded by a day of training on September 18th.
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