Q: How will the convention benefit all communities and residents of Milwaukee?
A: The 2020 Democratic National Convention will have an incredible economic impact on Milwaukee and the surrounding region. By working directly with local organizations and community leaders to engage with people of all ages and in every neighborhood, the Host Committee is dedicated to making sure the 2020 convention benefits all Milwaukeeans and the region as a whole.
Q: What is the Milwaukee 2020 Host Committee?
A: The Milwaukee 2020 Host Committee is responsible for funding, organizing, and hosting the Democratic National Convention. Through community engagement, grassroots fundraising, and intentional inclusion, the Host Committee works to ensure the convention builds capacity for and makes a lasting, positive impact on Milwaukee and the surrounding region.
Q: How can I volunteer for the convention?
A: We are building a force of over 15,000 volunteers to make the Milwaukee 2020 convention the best Democratic National Convention in history. There are dozens of ways to help out and hundreds of opportunities in Milwaukee and the surrounding area. Sign up on our website to join our growing volunteer list, and someone from our team will reach out to follow up.
Q: I’m not a delegate. Is there still a way for me to get involved?
A: Yes! More than 50,000 people will come to Milwaukee in July 2020, and there will be hundreds of events, attractions, and opportunities around the city during and leading up to the convention. Sign up for email updates from the Host Committee to learn about opportunities to be part of the Milwaukee 2020 convention as they arise.
Q: How can local businesses get involved in the convention?
A: Local businesses can find information about vendor and partnership opportunities on our Supplier Registration Portal. The Milwaukee 2020 Host Committee will work directly with organizations and their leaders to make sure this experience isn’t just fruitful the week of the convention, but it fundamentally grows businesses and builds capacity for the city and the surrounding region for years to come.