Adopting A Recurring Phonebank in 2020 – Sister District EUG

By Bonnie Henderson, HQL Sister District EUG Are you eager to up your Sister District team’s phonebanking game? I’ve got one word for you: outsource. Not the calling, but the organizing, training, and troubleshooting. We at Sister District EUG adopted an already functioning recurring phonebank in 2020, and it was great! Our number of phonebankers […]

Case Study: Sister District Greater Chicago

Date: Saturday 3/14/20 Time: 4pm-6pm Attendees: 8 (+ 1 person who had signed up and opted to call on her own) Training time: 10 mins at beginning, 5 mins at end for check-in Call time: 1 hour 45 mins Total dials: 431 (+ 70 from person calling on her own) Newsletter or other promotional URLs: […]

Case Study: Sister District MA-RI

Calling for: Harold “Howie” Hayes Date: Sunday 3/15/20 (same time/day as regularly scheduled in-person event that had been cancelled) Time: 4-6pm Attendees: 14 (11 via Zoom, 3 via email) Training time: 5-30 mins Call time: <120 Total dials: ~600 RSVP form URL How did you recruit for the party? Email, Facebook How did you confirm/remind […]

Field Activities Research

See our Research page for SDAN’s overview of existing research on canvassing, phonebanking, textbanking, and postcarding.

Postcards vs. Phonebanking

Mallory Roman, Associate Director of Research at SDAN, explains the different impacts of Postcards vs. Phonebanking.