Given the coronavirus’s rapid spread and the danger it poses, New American Leaders has decided to move Ready to Win and Boss Ladies to online programming. Ready to Win will be hosted on April 18th and 19th and Boss Ladies will be rolled out the week of April 25th. Submit your Ready to Win application by April 6th and get your Boss Ladies ticket now!

If you are looking to learn more about advocacy and political activities that seek to empower New Americans and build a democracy that works for all people, please visit our 501(C)(4) partner, New American Leaders Action Fund.

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Ready to Lead®

How We Work New American FellowsOur signature training program, specifically designed by immigrants for immigrants, shows trainees how to message, target, fundraise, embrace one’s heritage and become a successful candidate.

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New American Fellows

How We Work New American Fellows

NAL selects promising New Americans with a high potential to run for office within two years for the New American Fellows program. Fellows participate in our advanced training program, Ready To Win.

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Ready to Win

How We Work New American FellowsReady to Win is a unique two-track training for New American Fellows and colleagues who may serve as their campaign staff. Participants gain advanced campaign skills and complete an intense campaign simulation.

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New American Leadership Academy

How We Work New American Leadership Academy

A training for those newly elected in 2017-2018 to address the ins and outs of elected governance at the state and local levels. Participants learn about navigating power structures, strategic practices to advance legislative priorities, and how your New American identity shapes your leadership as a legislator.

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Power & Policy

How We Work Power & Policy 2

Power & Policy, NAL’s annual, national summit, brings together those inside and outside government who are fighting to dismantle systemic barriers oppressing communities of color. The 2018 victories up and down the ballot signal that New American leadership is needed now. Join elected officials, NAL alumni, partners and allies to address pressing reforms, showcase successful legislation, and build solidarity for our work on a more inclusive democracy.

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New American Hero Awards

The New American Hero AwardsAn evening honoring the contributions of outstanding New American elected officials.

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