Nonprofit Advocacy in Action

To demonstrate how common nonprofit advocacy is – and how effective it can be in advancing missions, improving lives, and strengthening communities – each edition of our free enewsletter, Nonprofit Advocacy Matters, concludes with a current example of “Advocacy in Action.”

So you may be inspired by everyday advocacy by nonprofits across the country, this page provides links to those stories – with the most recent stories posted at the top, flowing backward in reverse chronological order.

Nonprofits know the value of getting to know policymakers once they take office. But what about getting ahead of changes to promote sound policies and working relationships?

When communicating with the President of the United States and leaders of the U.S. Congress, prudence requires making one’s case with data and clarity.

Congress has very little time to enact much-needed COVID relief before millions suffer immediate harm.

The classic letter to the editor can be satisfying to the writer and thought-provoking to readers.

Nonprofits play a vital role in communities, yet are often overlooked in legislation and policymaking.

What’s a nonprofit to do when the government takes adverse actions against it that just seem wrong? Advocate on behalf of its mission, of course.

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