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.

The few minutes it takes you to fill out a survey can drive months, even years, of advocacy work that shapes legislation and improves nonprofits’ ability to advance their missions.

Charitable nonprofits are famously and appropriately barred from engaging in partisan, election related activities thanks to the longstanding...

There are surprising new fiscal realities that no one anticipated two years ago: most states are running large budget surpluses...

Policymakers and officials listen to nonprofits because nonprofit professionals often are the closest to their communities.

The City and County of Honolulu, which are home to two-thirds of the state’s population, went to the people to ask their views on where the $386 million from...

The once-in-a-generation opportunity presented by the ARPA State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds is causing nonprofits to do what they do best: innovate.

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