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.

Effective advocates know that rallying the public requires more than speaking in generalities or uttering unfathomable dollar figures without context.

Everyone who has ever walked around Capitol Hill knows that there’s movement everywhere. The U.S.

Nonprofits in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts have a well-earned reputation for effective nonprofit advocacy. One proven technique is coordinated communications to influence public policy.

Getting politicians to agree to agree is hard enough, but how do nonprofit advocates get those same politicians to act on their agreement rather than remaining entrenched, and immobile, because of...

When Members of Congress meet real people doing real things, the impact on policies and laws affecting real life can be profound.

The U.S. Department of Labor published proposed revisions to the white collar salary level on March 22, 2019.

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