Turn PA Blue’s Candidate Resources

Turn PA Blue is here to help your campaigns!
We are continually expanding our list of offerings to support candidates, but here’s a few.

  • Free Action Network for Candidates
    • Turn PA Blue offers candidates free access to all the tools available with the Action Network.  This includes sending targeted emails, creating events, forms for collecting information, sync with ActBlue, and much more. If you are interested in using this free service, email Brian (bburychka@TurnPABlue.org)
    • Here’s an example, being used by Doug Metcalfe (PA House 128)
  • Campaign Website & Facebook page help!  
    • We have a few great groups from NY who have offered to help candidates without primaries with their websites and/or their facebook pages (for free). If you are interested, please email jamie@turnpablue.org
  • Turn PA Blue Website
  • TPAB Postcard Program
    • We have volunteers  interested in doing postcards for candidates.If you are a candidate, please fill out this questionnaire.  You can find out everything you need to know about the TPAB Postcard Program through this LINK.
  • Campaign Event Promotion
  • Social Media
    • Turn PA Blue has an active Facebook group as well as Twitter &  Instagram accounts.  We are looking to add a SnapChat account soon.  All will be used to promote your campaigns however possible.  We have a multi-phase social media strategy. The first phase is to introduce the candidates to the people. If you’d like to be included, please fill out this social media questionnaire.
    • Ask your supporters to follow and like all other candidates on Facebook and Twitter!  @LetsTurnPABlue has created several lists of candidates on Twitter that will make it easy to follow.  If you are not on one of our lists, please let us know!
  • Campaign Videos – PA Voter Information Network
    • Candidates, are you interested in professional quality video services for free?  Would you like video coverage of your events, town hall presentations, candidate forums, etc. that promote your campaign platform, core issues, reasons for running for office and more?
    • Larry DeMarco is offering his services to help change the political landscape in Pennsylvania.  If you are interested his his services, here’s his contact information
    • Cell:  215-901-1930 (text before calling), Email:  larrydemarco4@gmail.com
    • PA Voter Info Network YouTube Channel:  https://youtu.be/FJB8bf3dSuc
  • BlueBnB Program
    • Turn PA Blue’s Blue BnB finds volunteers from other areas, usually safe blue areas, and matches them with hosts in House or Senate Districts where their help is needed.  If you want to learn more about the program or have hosts in your district who are willing to volunteers from other areas, you read about it here.

Upcoming Events

Apr
14
Sat
all-day Special Election Phone Banking
Special Election Phone Banking
Apr 14 – May 14 all-day
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO PHONE BANK FOR SPECIAL ELECTIONS ON 5/15 – Did you know there are THREE special elections in PA on Primary Election Day (May 15th)?    This is our first opportunity to start Turning PA Blue and we need your help to make sure voters know to get out and vote in both the[...]
Apr
22
Sun
9:33 pm Metcalfe for PA – Day of Action ... @ McDonald's
Metcalfe for PA – Day of Action ... @ McDonald's
Apr 22 @ 9:33 pm – 10:33 pm
Metcalfe for PA - Day of Action in the 128th! @ McDonald's
Please join Doug and volunteers as we canvass in the Wyomissing area. We are meeting at the McDonald’s (it would be nice if you bought a cup of coffee or milk shake 😉 to get organized and then heading out to knock doors. We will be using MiniVan to send our volunteers voter contact lists[...]
Apr
24
Tue
6:30 pm Get Ready for 2018: Voter Regist... @ UFCW Local 1776
Get Ready for 2018: Voter Regist... @ UFCW Local 1776
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Turn PA Blue is thrilled to partner with NextGen America on a skill building forum to prepare for 2018 and beyond. We will learn the best practices for registering voters and canvassing from experienced campaign organizers. Presenters include: Sean Ward, PA State Director Working America and Julia Ackerly, Organizing Director, NextGen PA.
6:30 pm Meet & Greet with Melissa Shuste... @ Maguire's Irish Restaurant and Pub
Meet & Greet with Melissa Shuste... @ Maguire's Irish Restaurant and Pub
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm
Meet & Greet with Melissa Shusterman (HD 157) @ Maguire's Irish Restaurant and Pub
Join Nate Craig for a Meet and Greet with Melissa Shusterman I am excited to host a meet and greet with our State Rep. Candidate for the 157th, Melissa Shusterman. She is ready to answer your questions like: – What she would do about pipelines – How she would strenthen and fund the DEP –[...]
Apr
27
Fri
6:30 am Meet and Greet with Liz Hanbidge... @ DeHaven Home
Meet and Greet with Liz Hanbidge... @ DeHaven Home
Apr 27 @ 6:30 am – 8:30 am
Meet and Greet with Liz Hanbidge (61st House) and Linda Fields (24th Senate) @ DeHaven Home
Join Robert and Nancy DeHaven at their home and meet Liz Hanbidge and Linda Fields. Liz is running for PA State Representative in the 61st District and Linda is running for PA State Senate in District 24. Come meet these awesome ladies and learn what they stand for.
Apr
28
Sat
12:00 pm Day of Action for Maria Collett ...
Day of Action for Maria Collett ...
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Let’s knock on doors to build support for two outstanding candidates, Maria Collett and Daryl Boling. Meet the candidates and brief training from 12:00-12:30, followed by canvassing. No experience necessary; we will walk in pairs. Personal conversations are most effective way to increases voter turnout, so join a canvass and make a difference. It’s fun[...]
2:00 pm Metcalfe for PA – Day of Action! @ Shillington Farmer's Market
Metcalfe for PA – Day of Action! @ Shillington Farmer's Market
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Metcalfe for PA - Day of Action! @ Shillington Farmer's Market
Please join Doug and volunteers as we canvass in the Shillington area. We are meeting at the Shillington Farmer’s Market to get organized and then heading out to knock doors. We will be using MiniVan to send our volunteers voter contact lists but don’t worry if you are not tech savvy we will be pairing[...]
Apr
29
Sun
12:00 pm Day of Action for Maria Collett ...
Day of Action for Maria Collett ...
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Day of Action for Maria Collett (SD-12) and Sara Johnson Rothman (HD-151) in Horsham
Let’s knock on doors to build support for two outstanding candidates, Maria Collett (SD-12) and Sara Johnson Rothman (HD-151). Meet the candidates and brief training from 12:00-12:30, followed by canvassing. No experience necessary; we will walk in pairs. Personal conversations are the best way to increase voter turnout, so join a canvass and make a[...]
12:00 pm Day of Action in Coventry with K... @ Canvass Meeting Location
Day of Action in Coventry with K... @ Canvass Meeting Location
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Day of Action in Coventry with Katie Muth & Pam Hacker @ Canvass Meeting Location
Day of Action Canvass Sign-up to canvass with Katie Muth, candidate for State Senate District 44 and Pam Hacker, candidate for State House District 26! We will meet at 12pm at 881 Brown Drive in Spring City on Sunday, April 29th. Please add your information to the form below, in order to sign up for[...]