A grassroots movement designed to restore balance to the state legislature by electing candidates who believe in strengthening public schools, protecting public lands, and extending health care to working families.
The major Latino and immigrant rights organization in Maryland and a national model, providing a range of services and organizing for immigration reform and economic justice. They run significant voter turnout operations, and are affiliates of the Center for Popular Democracy expanding into Virginia and Pennsylvania. They were instrumental in getting the state's DREAM Act passed and winning the referendum on it .
A major progressive organization in the state and affiliate of People's Action, they combine grassroots base-building and a coalition structure that boasts over 120,000 members and supporters. They engage in high quality vote work and campaigns for economic, racial, and environmental justice.
Long-standing organization with organizing capacity and a focus on African-American communities in rural southern Arkansas. Ramping up their voter engagement work, including c4.
An immigrant rights nonprofit that unites state-based organizations and people to empower immigrants and communities through leadership development, organizing, community participation and immigration service navigation. They engage in advocacy at all levels and drive civic engagement focused on low-propensity voters which have resulted in the largest turnout of voters of color in the Central and Little Rock District. They partnered with over ten African American organizations to create the New Majority Network, a pipeline of empowered civic leaders and candidates of color.
Native American rights is a respected nonprofit that has provided legal assistance to more than 250 Indian tribes, organizations, and individuals nationwide who otherwise would have gone without adequate representation. It has achieved significant results in some of the most important rights of Indians and tribes in hundreds of major cases including tribal sovereignty, treaty rights, natural resource protection, and Indian education. Its headquarters are in Colorado with offices in DC and Alaska.
Oklahoma is now the earthquake capital of the world thanks to the state’s many pipelines and fracking wells. BOLD Oklahoma brings together urban and rural folks; farmers and ranchers; and indigenous and non native people to fight for clean air, water, and a healthy environment.
Rights and Democracy is a People's Action affiliate expanding into Vermont. They do strong vote work to hold elected officials accountable and advance campaigns for economic and climate justice. They also have a strong youth organizing and civic engagement program.
A political advocacy organization that brings the Muslim voice to the political stage with the objective to change the local political debate. It preserved religious freedom by mobilizing Tennesseans from all walks of life in historic ways. ACO analyzes policies, meets with lawmakers, builds community allies, and pushes back on counterproductive legislation. This election, it launched the "Go Vote!" campaign to ensure that Muslim Tennesseans head to the polls.
The American Muslim Advisory Council protects the religious freedom of all Tennesseans by resisting attempts to marginalize the Tennessee Muslim Community. AMAC focuses on building bridges through working with people of goodwill to counter hate, bigotry and targeted violence.
The Black Voters Matter Fund is dedicated to expanding Black voter engagement and increasing progressive power. In Tennessee, they're texting voters en masse to turn out in November, focused on a Nashville ballot referendum to create a citizen-led Community Oversight Board to keep police accountable.
A Nashville-based nonprofit that seeks to equip citizens of color with tools and strategies to engage in the civic process and empower them to take action on issues affecting their daily lives. They monitor legislation and engage in policy research, educate communities about the political process, create alliances, and engage citizens to take action by promoting civic leadership. Their work is organized around voter education, registration, restoration, and rights.
The Equity Alliance Fund encourages Black voters to support policies and candidates who will invest in overlooked and underserved communities of color.
Fighting for a different kind of city and state - one that is run by and for all. Organizing for an economy that works, a legal system that treats people fairly, and a democracy truly run for and by the people. It seeks to expand access and organize a progressive vision to bring thousands into the political process, elect working people, especially of color, and stand up to fight back against the racist, sexist, and corporate agenda attacking communities. They've endorsed candidates at all levels government in the state who have won their races.
A nationally recognized multi-ethnic and multi-generational statewide coalition working to empower immigrants and refugees to develop a unified voice, defend their rights and create a welcoming atmosphere in the state that recognizes their positive contribution. Leading legislative advocacy, grassroots organizing, and award-winning communications initiatives. They have defeated 150 anti-immigrant bills, taken legal action to defend refugee resettlement, and led statewide campaigns fighting for education equity for undocumented students.