IGNITE is a movement of young women who are ready and eager to become the next generation of political leaders.
NO MASTERS CLASS by IGNITE
WE'LL TAKE IT FROM HERE
How do we usher in the NEW class of political changemakers? By letting them teach us how it's done. Introducing #NMCbyIGNITE, a digital class taught by the future of politics. Join Will Larkins, Sis and Emily Flores as they share how we can take politics into our own hands.
Accelerate your path to elected office - Run Now
Sign up now for IGNITE’s cohort-based training for young women. This series will expedite your path to political leadership. You'll learn every aspect of running a campaign - articulating your personal call to service, fundraising, endorsements, field, and opportunities to meet with elected women and campaign consultants who will guide you with your bids.
Launch your Leadership: A High School Council Series
You already have immense power to shape your community, make change happen and have your voice heard. We’re here to show you how to make the most of this power. By joining this 5-week virtual training, you’ll learn step-by-step how to engage with your community, take action on an issue you care about and collaborate with other young leaders.
Join us at the Norma K. Stone Young Women Run Texas Conference 2023
IGNITE invites you to Austin for two full days of political leadership training, advocacy, empowerment and community-building from February 24, 2023 - February 25, 2023!
IGNITE Community Spotlights
“My generation has different life experiences than those in power. I ran for Georgia General Assembly to bring new approaches and ideas to the process.” Audrey Maloof, IGNITE Alumna
“I advocated for House Bill 1053 because of the inequality caused by the current tax. I was surprised that so few legislators and staffers were aware of it. Going to Olympia, WA made me realize I could influence lawmakers to put women’s rights on the agenda.” Janani Iyer, IGNITE College Chapter Leader at the University of Washington
“Why not me? Why not now? I bring a young and unique perspective and have lived through the experiences of the students in my district. I'm capable, ready, and willing to serve my community. It’s personal and it’s urgent." Karla Garcia, IGNITE Alumna, Dallas ISD District 4 Trustee
“It’s amazing to see so many women running for office or helping other women run. This is the impact that IGNITE has on women: your sister, your mother, your daughter, your granddaughter—it teaches them to stand up, represent, and make a difference for themselves and others.” Logan Nevonen, IGNITE Alumna, Communications Director, Dallas County Republican Party
"The Boone Family Foundation was very proud to be one of IGNITE's early partners in Texas. The Board immediately recognized the importance of IGNITE's work to build a pipeline of young women leaders, because the Board knows that when women run for and are elected to office, they bring solutions to the issues that most impact families to the table." Aimee Cunningham, The Boone Family Foundation
"Supporting the substantial growth of IGNITE will have a tremendous ripple effect on young women and their political ambitions. Transformation comes from action, people stepping up to the plate and doing the work – IGNITE young women are doing just that. When I invest my dollars and my time in IGNITE, the return on my investment is substantial." Enid Draluck, Executive Director, Full Circle Living, Inc.
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