Storytelling for Action: Talking with Policymakers (Part 1)

Date: March 31, 2014
Two part series on nonprofit advocacy. This first session is designed to provide an introduction to nonprofit advocacy for nonprofit staff or board members who do not currently engage in advocacy or who have just begun to advocate but want more “rules of the road” and tips.

Storytelling for Action: Talking with Policymakers (Part 2)

Date: April 5, 2014
Nonprofits move forward a mission within a context of a bigger cause, a broader policy environment, and a deeper set of individuals who could help if the right relationships were in place. Legislators, their staff, and other people of influence have the potential to unlock funding or guide policy if they were to better understand the stories of nonprofits and the people with whom those organizations work.

Advocate Effectively: Tips and Resources to Expand Your Impact

Date: July 20, 2017
You do important and critical work in our communities, but you can make an even bigger impact on issues with public policy advocacy. Effective advocacy calls for strong relationships with elected officials and allies. In this webinar, you’ll learn the skills, resources, and helpful tips for building those relationships so that together, we can build stronger, healthier communities. It will help you to understand the importance and impact of engaging in public policy advocacy to help your organization achieve its mission.