Requesting Invitation to Speak

Career Letter

Dear …

As a __(type)__ candidate, I am writing to you to request an opportunity to speak to your __(type of organization)__ members about my political platform and the issues at hand. My name is __(Name)__, and as you are likely aware, I am currently running for __(political position)__ in the upcoming election.

I have __(briefly describe your involvement with the community: example - served on various committees/boards/campaigns, such as…… over the years)__. This has given me extensive knowledge and understanding of the key issues in the __(name of county/city/community)__. __(Briefly list a couple of issues)__ represent a couple of areas of concern that are in need of immediate attention in this __(community/constituency/etc.)__. As a person who can be counted on to get to the root of issues, I’ve built a reputation on offering up real solutions. It would be a great privilege for me to have a chance to speak to your __(type)__ members to inform them on where I stand on these important issues and others.

I thank you for your consideration in this regard and remain hopeful for an occasion to share my political views with your __(type)__ members. Please be kind enough to contact me at __(email address/phone number/etc.)__ with your decision on a speaking engagement. I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Regards,