As we may have mentioned, Plunderbund is partnering with Camp Wellstone this year and that means you can win a free trip to camp!

The rules are simple: just send us a few words, lines, paragraphs, pages or pictures telling us why you want to attend the event and email your entry to That’s it.

You can enter as many times as you like and there are no min or max length requirements.

Keep in mind that we aren’t necessarily looking for the next great Ohio blogger here. We’re looking for great stories. And we’d really like you to tell us yours.

If you aren’t familiar with Camp Wellstone, PLEASE checkout their website. I promise you it will be an unforgettable experience.

  • If you want to work on a campaign, Wellstone will teach you how to make radio ads and direct voter contact plans.
  • If you want to run for office, Wellstone will teach you how to write a great stump speech and how to fundraise.
  • If you Want to improve your citizen activism skills, Wellstone will teach you power mapping, media strategy and grassroots lobbying.

We’ll pick the top 5, post them, and give the writers PB t-shirts. The top two posts – as chosen by our readers – will be attending Camp Wellstone on us!

It’s that simple, people.

Send your entries to right now!

Judging starts August 2nd. Winners will be announced August 5th.


Camp Wellstone will be help August 12th-14th at the Ohio Union on the Ohio State University campus in Columbus.