The Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics at Chatham University is holding "Ready to Run" training sessions again this year in both Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. The Pittsburgh session is on January 12, 2013; Philadelphia's is February 2. The program is described as:
Ready to Run™ Pennsylvania provides bi-partisan political training to encourage women to run for government leadership positions. The day-long program targets women considering or recently deciding to run for political office, providing training and mentoring by campaign professionals, political women, and officeholders.
Ready to Run™ Pennsylvania is part of the Ready to Run™ National Training Network of the Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP) at Rutgers University (NJ).