Getting Involved in the Process

Legislative process may seem a bit daunting, but our government was designed to include public participation as an important factor. There is legislation happening that may impact your organization or the population that you serve.

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Sample Testimony
Communicating with Your Congressional Delegation

Regularly communicating with your members of Congress is key to any federal advocacy effort. This document outlines some need-to-knows.

Developing Your Advocacy Game Plan

Jumping into advocacy for your issue means setting up a game plan with strategic prioritization and expertise. It is also important to set up the organizational infrastructure for advocacy engagement. This document outlines key steps in developing your advocacy game plan.

Legislative Strategy Plan - Single Bill

Use this sample strategy plan for a specific piece of legislation.

Sample Advocacy Evaluation

An important part of building ongoing advocacy capacity is to identify and measure advocacy effectiveness. Advocacy, however, requires a different approach than might be used to evaluate other kinds of work such as direct services. Use this tool to capture what you accomplished as well as what might have been missed.

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The Go Factor

In the triad of "ready, set, go" NonprofitNext is the "Go Factor." Tools that you find here allow you to quickly move into action by downloading a resource that you can use today - A checklist or resource to bring to your next board meeting.


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