Grasstops Engagement

Learn how to engage and gain the support of your community’s influencers.

 

These trainings will guide you through the process of approaching, building relationships and gaining support from local leaders in your community.

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Engaging Community Leaders

Learn how to communicate and build relationships with local elected officials in support of the Energy Innovation Act. Learn now!

Engaging City and Local Governments For Resolutions

Learn how to communicate and build relationships with local elected officials and work effectively to pass municipal resolutions. Learn now!

Engaging Your Chamber of Commerce

Given their prominent voice speaking on behalf of local economies within many communities, learn how to focus your outreach to build relationships with your local Chamber.Learn now!

Focusing Your Grasstops Outreach

Learn how to create a map or index of potential allies who can support efforts at the national level. Learn now!

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Bringing Community Leaders To Your Lobby Meeting

Learn how to best prepare to bring your community's leaders to your lobby meeting and provides specific examples of other CCL groups' success stories. Learn now!

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Grasstops Engagement Tracker Tutorial

Learn about CCL's ongoing grasstops outreach program and how to use the Grasstops Engagement Tracker. Learn now!

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Working With Business Climate Leaders

Learn about the history behind the Business Climate Leaders and what this team does as part of CCL's larger work. Learn now!

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Working with Other Organizations and Allies

Discover how to work and build connections with other local climate and environmental groups in a respectful and productive way. Learn now!

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Dive Deeper

Share your questions about working with community leaders and influencers in the Engaging Grasstops forum discussions.