How to Run for District Leader — Part 2: Tracking Your Funds

  • Have you selected a Treasurer and filed the correct paper work?
  • Have you applied for an Employer Identification Number (EIN)?
  • Have you opened a bank account for your campaign?
  • Have you selected a donations platform for fundraising?
Screenshot of Bank Transaction tab in Campaign Finance Google Sheet
Screenshot of formula used in Google Sheet for running total
Screenshot of CSV Report Type in the ActBlue dashboard
Screenshot of labels for each header in Donations tab
Screenshot of formula used in Net Donations column
  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Full Amount Paid (including taxes)
  • Payee’s Name (The person who paid you)
  • Payee’s Street Address
  • Payee’s City, State, and Zip Code
  • What This Campaign Expense is For (Type)



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Nick Haby

Nick Haby

Marketing by day. Politics by night. Digital Marketer. Organizer.