We partner with Nonprofit VOTE to provide members with resources and support to help their communities get out the vote.
National Family Week is an annual celebration during Thanksgiving. It encourages celebration of strong families and advocates for policies that foster community connections.
Guide for advancing a nonprofit’s goals through advocacy. Provides steps for implementing an advocacy agenda and tips for educating staff, board members, and volunteers.
Nonprofits start movements by leading with the cause
To get noticed on New York’s busy streets, a sign will not do—you need a choir of elementary students and teenage dance crews. To jump out on Facebook news feeds, you need more than a picture of a homeless shelter—you need kids in crazy hats and a herd of pets. … more
The Alliance for Children and Families' New Voices Civic Engagement Fellowship program will be choosing the fourth cohort of fellows in January 2014.
The program is an effort designed to recognize and build the visibility and leadership of individuals involved in civic engagement work at the local and regional levels. … more
What’s the secret ingredient to healthy and thriving communities? Resident engagement.
Recipes for Rising Neighborhoods, an e-book and report, was created to shed light on how authentic engagement is a powerful tool for strengthening local communities, as well as their children, adults, and families. The lessons and experiences in the report and e-book aim to inspire organizations to adopt and improve their engagement practices. … more