The Drake College Republicans chapter is one in a statewide network of student-run organizations geared towards politically minded, Republican students. Active members participate in a variety of ways and for a number of different reasons. The organization offers extensive, real life experience in the inner workings of a partisan group. Members often choose to volunteer for campaigns, attend speaking events and fundraisers, participate in forums, receive specialized training, as well as a variety of other activities. Students who are looking to enter politics or simply support their beliefs have found this organization as an easy way to achieve their goals, whatever they may be.