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.

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.

What’s a nonprofit leader to do when facing both a once-in-a-generation opportunity to move the sector forward and an impediment no less immovable than the state constitution?

There is a mantra in the networks of the National Council of Nonprofits when applied to policy issues: What’s the problem? What’re the solutions?

Suffering silently is perhaps the worst approach to advancing the mission of a nonprofit.

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