Spread the Word
America needs more LGBTQ people to run for office and that can’t happen without your help! On National Out to Win Day, encourage more LGBTQ people to run by using our social media graphics and posts below.
Sample Post Language
Post 1: LGBTQ people are 5.6% of the US population but hold just 0.19% of elected positions nationwide. You can help close that representation gap by running for office in your community. Learn more about running at outtowin.org. #OutToWin
Post 2: Almost 1000 LGBTQ people are in elected office – but they need backup! This National #OutToWin Day, watch them explain why YOU are qualified and why you can do it! The impact you can have is enormous. Watch the videos at outtowin.org.
Post 3: To achieve LGBTQ equality, we need LGBTQ people like YOU at the decision-making table. This National #OutToWin Day, I’m calling on LGBTQ people to consider a run for office so we can make change for our community. Learn why it could be you at outtowin.org.
Post 4: Do you know an LGBTQ person that should run for office? Then tag them in this post and let them know! LGBTQ people need to be asked more times before they take the leap. Help advance equality this National #OutToWin Day. Learn more at outtowin.org
Post 5: Today on National #OutToWin Day, we remember the 1st out LGBTQ person ever elected, Kathy Kozachenko, who won on April 2, 1974. But we need many more LGBTQ people to run. How about YOU? Visit outtowin.org.
Post 5: ANY LGBTQ person who wants to make a difference should consider a run for office. Our community is underrepresented across all levels of government. That’s why the #OutToWin team is here to give you the tools you need to get started. Join us: outtowin.org