THE CANVASS MAY BE OVER --
BUT YOUR WORK GOES ON
FICTION: By recruiting volunteers to work on the canvas, the enthusiasm will instill in them a sense of party pride, and they will work for you again.
FACT: While it is true that people who became involved in an organized effort such as a canvas may become loyal party workers and supporters, everyone needs the recognition and expression of appreciation for the job they have done.
All too often we overlook this important factor in the overall planning of a political activity such as a canvass. People need to know they are needed, wanted, and appreciated.
Walkin’ Willie Sez:
"So you’ve completed the registration canvass and now you can sit back and relax, right?