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.

With the clock ticking, advocates for a fair, accurate, and complete count for the 2020 census are – literally – mapping out how to count every person in the United States.

State associations and other nonprofits stepped up big for Election Day 2019 by encouraging people in their communities to get out and vote.

The following is an Advocacy in Action excerpt from the new report: Nonprofit...

The purely nonpartisan National Voter Registration Day is upon us – Tuesday, September 24, 2019. It presents a great opportunity to participate in and celebrate civic engagement.

The Seattle Human Services Coalition scored a major public policy victory recently as a result of coordinated action, effective grassroots, and skillful application of research-based messaging.

On June 12, 2019, Habitat for Humanity launched its ambitious nationwide Cost of Home campaign to...

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