Registration deadline — 42nd NFRW Biennial Convention

Event Date

September 12, 2023 5:00 pm 

Event Location

Oklahoma City

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Event Notes

42nd NFRW Biennial Convention

Friday, September 29th through Sunday, October 1st
Omni Oklahoma City Hotel & Oklahoma City Convention Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

All NFRW members are invited to attend!  The National Federation’s 42nd Biennial Convention will be one of the largest gatherings of Republican activists going into the 2024 presidential election year.  Enjoy three packed days of high-level speakers (all presidential hopefuls have been invited), the NFRW Presidential straw poll, and a plethora of networking and fellowship opportunities.  Come early and enjoy optional tours, including (a) Pioneer Woman Tour, (b) Oklahoma City National Memorial Tours, and (c) Wild West Tour featuring the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

NOTEThe MFRW will reimburse each attendee $237.50 (1/2 of the Early Bird registration fee).

Convention highlights:

  • Welcome Reception – Friday – 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • General Sessions
    • Saturday – 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
    • Sunday – 9:30 a.m. to Noon
  • Prayer breakfast – Sunday – 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
  • Luncheons
    • Saturday – 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. Ronald Reagan Award Luncheon
    • Sunday – 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. Networking Luncheon
  • Achievement Awards ceremony – Saturday — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
  • Training opportunities
    • Friday – 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Leadership Seminar Leading for Freedom  ($75 fee fully reimbursed by MFRW)
    • Saturday workshops – 3:00 to 4:30 p.m.
      • Advocacy – How to Talk to Your Legislators with panelists Kristi Antonick (Americans for Prosperity – Texas) and Kendra Wesson (Oklahoma grassroots education activist).
      • Communication — From Gambling to Gaming: The Power of Words taught by author and Executive Speech Coach Deb Sofield – learn to navigate today’s daily outrage culture and weaponized media by using persuasive words and visuals.
      • Fundraising – Ask, Ask, Ask: Secrets to Successful Fundraising taught by award-winning campaign consultant Holly Robichaud of Tuesday Associates — learn ways to raise money for your campaign, club, or cause through events, personal solicitation, and direct mail and email.
      • Grassroots Development – Reaching Women Where They Are with panelists Amanda Iovino (WPA Intelligence), Emily Lampkin (Women Leaders Series), and Ellen Walter (Winning with Women Voters).
      • Youth Outreach – Cultivating the Next Generation with panelists Julie Hartman (Broadcast host, Salem Media), Joe Mitchell (Run GenZ) and Maria Sofia (NFRW Youth Outreach Chair).