Jolt Action

Levántate y Lucha:

Preparing the next generación of leaders

Jolt’s Levántate y Lucha Institute trains the next generation of community leaders and organizers in Texas. Through the development of core organizing skills and political education, participants will gain access to tools to build a movement of engaged Latino voters and shift the political landscape of Texas for a more just democracy that serves all Texans. 

Next Program Date: TBD

What to expect

The Levántate y Lucha Institute will provide you the opportunity to:

  • Become knowledgeable about Latino identity, organizing culture and history.
  • Have the tools necessary to combine digital organizing with on-the-ground organizing.
  • Deliver a powerful story of self to organize people for a cause.
  • Develop core organizing skills (needed to be effective leaders in our communities).
  • Gain political awareness and a sense of the impact you can make in the Latino community.
  • Meet like-minded community members, future community leaders, and people who know the importance of civic engagement.

Fundamentals Of Organizing

Participants will learn the skills they need to launch and manage a grassroots organizing campaign. The February training will occur virtually.

Program Commitments

Participants should have a personal commitment to social justice and be able to attend the entire session. 

Application Process

Enrollment in the Jolt Levántate y Lucha Institute is free. We are offering rolling deadlines to apply, with the final application deadline on March 24th.