Americans United for Separation of Church and State is a nonpartisan, non-profit, educational organization dedicated to preserving the constitutional principle of church-state separation to ensure religious freedom for all Americans. We address an array of issues including faith-based initiatives, taxpayer-funded school vouchers, religion in public schools, and religious prayer at government-sponsored events. We also work to address discrimination against the LGBT community, and women’s access reproductive healthcare where it intersects with church-state separation.
ArtUnited is a global network of emerging and contemporary visual artists and institutions working at the intersection of art and social justice. We support and collaborate with artists to create public dialogue via gallery exhibitions, digital storytelling, and cultural events. We act as a gateway for artists to become better coordinated as a global, activist community that builds solidarity and movement across borders.
Athens for Everyone, founded in 2014, is a left-progressive political organization in Athens, GA with over 1,000 members. Through community organizing, issue advocacy, direct action, and participating in elections we are fighting, and succeeding, at the local and state level to create a better world by creating a better community.
Buttonsmith Inc. is a union-affiliated (IUPAT) American manufacturing operation which makes buttons, badge reels, lanyards, magnets, and custom printed T-shirts. Founded in 2013 by then-10-year-old Henry using his mom’s old campaign button making equipment, he now employs 9 adults in a storefront on the main street in downtown Carnation, Washington. A Netroots Nation regular, Henry will be happy to make your custom buttons or T-shirts, complete with union bug!
CallHub is an award winning phone banking, text based data collection and voice and text broadcasting service. It can predict best times to reach people based on intelligent algorithms. Major political parties, advocacy groups and businesses use it to send millions of messages. It is the only pay-as-you-go service with smooth integrations with CRMs like, BSD Tools, Action Network, NationBuilder and CiviCRM.
The Campaign for Youth Justice (CFYJ) is a national initiative focused entirely on ending the practice of prosecuting, sentencing, and incarcerating youth under the age of 18 in the adult criminal justice system. The strategic goals of CFYJ are to reduce the total number of youth prosecuted in the adult criminal justice system and to decrease the harmful impact of trying youth in adult court. The campaign utilizes both federal and state-level strategies for youth justice reform. We strongly believe that any movement must involve those who are most impacted by the laws and policies.
Center for Media and Democracy is a national watchdog group that investigates the undue influence of corporations on media and democracy. CMD’s investigations are regularly cited by influential leaders and outlets. CMD launched the breakthrough ALECexposed investigation. CMD’s research on ALEC, the Kochs, SPN, Exxon, the Chamber and others shapes national and local conversations about our democracy, environment, economy, and schools. Our newest site is ExposedByCMD.org, which consolidates research and reporting from PRWatch.org, ALECexposed.org, SourceWatch.org, ALECclimatechangedenial.org, StinkTanks.org and more.
If you’re getting a lot of attention and support in your 2017 or 2018 campaign, congratulations! For everybody else—non-partisan races and sure wins or sure losses or anyone wondering what your campaign should do next, Campaign Greenhouse can help. Professional campaign staff provide real, affordable support all the way through your election: weekly coaching, the tools you need at the moment you need them, and connections to national and local campaign experts. Ask us about your campaign or head to CampaignGreenhouse.com.
Climate Toothpaste is an outreach and fundraising tool for climate advocacy groups. It connects people who care but are not active on climate change, to climate groups that need help. It’s not toothpaste (sorry!); it’s an art object. Upon close inspection it’s covered with information about climate change. Inside the box is a brochure about climate advocacy groups, and how to reach them. Climate Toothpaste is being gifted to carbon pricing groups who are working on proactive solutions to climate change. Four out of 5 climate activists recommend Climate Toothpaste.
Cornershop Creative is an award-winning online services company committed to listening carefully to our nonprofit and small business clients and helping them achieve their goals, whether they are in fundraising, advocacy, sales, or engagement. Our team of WordPress experts brings together more than 100 years of combined experience providing website design, website development, online fundraising, and online strategy to nonprofits and small businesses. If your company or organization needs help with online strategy, design, development, or implementation, we can help!
Dead Bat Designs creates original t-shirts, hats and other items for smart people who engage with politics and pop culture. We also have over 20 years of experience providing custom screen print services to all manner of businesses and organizations.
DonorDex is a revolutionary mobile app that is forever changing the political fundraising landscape. Using a unique algorithmic process, DonorDex enables political campaigns to access an exclusive data set of potential donors as well as deliver an unmatched level of accuracy in terms of targeted donor demographics. Access to this algorithm promotes equal financial opportunity to each and every candidate across the country. No longer will a candidate or campaign be required to have a large sum of money in order to raise a large sum of money. Available on both Android Play and the Apple App Store.
Democratic GAIN is a national membership association for progressive political professionals and organizations. Since our creation in 2003, we have built and grown an infrastructure that supports and connects our members across the country. Our members—both individuals and organizations—receive access to our premier job board and resume bank, a wide range of career support services, professional development trainings, events and other networking opportunities and additional benefits.
Democrats.com was launched in 2000 with a vision to create the leading news and community website for the progressive base of the Democratic Party–the “agressive progessives”. Democrats.com is the oldest and largest online community of Democratic Party and progressive activists, with over 2 million subscribers.
Design Action provides graphic design and visual communications for progressive, non-profit and social change organizations. By providing these high-quality services, we contribute to building a broad and effective progressive movement and participate in the struggle for social justice. We are a majority women and people of color, worker-owned cooperative, union shop located in Oakland, CA. Design Action was founded in 2003 and we continue to grow our team to meet the changing needs of the social justice movement.
The Drug Policy Alliance is the nation’s leading organization promoting drug policies that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights. Our supporters are individuals who believe the war on drugs is doing more harm than good. Together we advance policies that reduce the harms of both drug use and drug prohibition and seek solutions that promote safety while upholding the sovereignty of individuals over their own minds and bodies. We work to ensure that our nation’s drug policies no longer arrest, incarcerate, disenfranchise and otherwise harm millions—particularly young people and people of color who are disproportionately affected by the war on drugs.
FII Marketing is a full-service merchandise and printing vendor active in all 50 states and territories. In addition to offering the nation’s largest catalog of union made in America products, we also support merchandising programs with e-commerce development, fulfillment and direct mail services. We understand the importance of merch at the grassroots level and leverage innovative strategies to foster mobilization, visibility, list growth and donation revenue. We work exclusively with progressive organizations of all types: politics campaigns, 501(c)3s, labor unions, religious groups, student activists and more.
The Guttmacher Institute is a leading research and policy organization committed to advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights in the U.S. and globally. The Institute conducts research and informs public debate in order to promote effective, evidence-driven policies and programs.
HBCU Green Fund promotes campus energy ffficiency. Relying on grassroots support and crowdfunding, the HBCU Green Fund will finance projects that cut energy and water usage—and thus, energy costs—on HBCU campuses. The Fund will reinvest the savings to finance additional projects. Our three-pronged approach will help sustain the HBCU legacy for generations to come.
The Green Rush Team is a collective of strategists, lobbyists and experts in the cannabis and industrial hemp industries. We exist to help business professionals get into the cannabis space so they can build wealth and access medicine in this new green rush without being taken advantage of. The Green Rush Team created #iamnotacriminal movement to promote change in U.S. cannabis laws. The hashtag is used to bring attention to the mothers, veterans, cancer survivors and law-abiding citizens who don’t want to be criminalized for choosing healthy lifestyle alternatives. The introduction last week of a landmark bill, The Marijuana Justice Act, by U.S. Senator Cory Booker, shows us the fight is not in vain. The Green Rush Team is in partnership with N.O.R.M.L. Women’s Alliance an officially recognized
affiliate of N.O.R.M.L., The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, located in Washington D.C. www.thegreenrushteam.com
Founded in 1987 and located in the heart of Washington, DC, GW’s Graduate School of Political Management is the first and foremost school of applied politics, communications, and advocacy offering master’s degrees in the following disciplines: Legislative Affairs, Political Management, and Strategic Public Relations. We provide a hands-on education, that blends academic research with field-tested tools and methods. Our students know what they want to do to change the world; we teach them how to use the strategies and tactics needed to do it. Our faculty are recognized industry leaders and bring the best practices of the field into the classroom.
Housing Justice League: We are in a critical high stakes moment. There’s a long history of the destruction of black neighborhoods in the South going back decades, and highways and stadiums have played a major role. Now, after decades of harmful development and disinvestment, development has ramped up in the communities surrounding Turner Field and along the Beltline, fueling the displacement of potentially thousands of people. We believe that together we can organize for communities to have economic development without displacement.
Hustle is a one to one text messaging platform that allows organizations to facilitate highly personal two-way conversations. Cheaper and more effective than traditional outreach mediums, organizations are able to activate and communicate with their donors and supporters in real time.
icitizen connects people with their elected officials and the organizations they care about through online polling. People vote on and promote issues and policies that affect their lives. Elected officials and organizations use that feedback to inform policy and make data-driven decisions. By working together online, we help build stronger, more connected communities in the real world.
LeftWing-Bling.com: Progressive politically messaged jewelry. You wear it to declare, “We are here; We are the majority!” “We will not sit down or shut up or get over it.” “We believe in facts, science, education, history, women’s rights and equality for all people.” Wear it to speak truth to power because silence isacquiescence! So rise up, take action and make a visual statement. Wear it loud and liberal proud. Jewelry to empower the #Resistance.
Libertarian Party of Georgia: As Libertarians, we seek a world of liberty: a world in which all individuals control their own lives, and no one is forced to sacrifice his values for the benefit of others.
The Metaphor Project teaches progressive activists how to mainstream their messages by framing them as part of the best “American story.” Using broadly accessible American phases, images and metaphors, we help people evoke the most powerful American story elements for their messages.
Open Primaries is a movement of diverse Americans who believe that no American should be required to join a political party to exercise their right to vote. We advocate for open and nonpartisan primary systems, counter efforts to close primaries, educate voters and policymakers, and build state and national open primaries coalitions.
Our Climate empowers the generations most affected by climate change to advocate for strong and equitable climate policy. In partnership with the National Geographic series Years of Living Dangerously, we lead the Put A Price On It campaign, which blends youth organizing with high-impact communications to secure carbon pricing wins. Our organization trains and supports young leaders across the country to advocate for comprehensive climate policy.
The People’s Summit is a convening of organizations and activists committed to collaborate political work. We’ve met in Chicago for two years now, working to align broad democratic forces in support of the political revolution Bernie Sanders campaigned on. Visit our booth to meet and interact with representatives of our convening organizations. Visit us at thepeoplessummit.org to learn more and get involved.
PM Press publishes nonfiction and fiction books and media to educate, entertain, and inspire! We aim to deliver political and challenging ideas to all walks of life. We’re old enough to know what we’re doing and young enough to know what’s at stake.
Progressive Fun & Games builds and stages miniature golf holes, skits, pinball machines, board games, snacks, performances, and other engaging experiences on political issues such as impeachment, energy policy, justice reform, healthcare, immigration, and reproductive rights. If it’s lively and lefty, we’re into it! Are you organizing a rally or event or working on a campaign? Let us help you out with some informative, mobilizing fun and fundraising! Reach us at facebook.com/progfungames/ or @progfungames on Twitter.
As a progressive firm, we understand and support our clients’ goals, so when you hire PPP, you know you have a partner that is fully invested in your organization. Every poll we conduct is handled from start to finish by highly qualified pollsters with years of experience in public opinion research. Our business model is both economical and efficient so we can deliver the highest quality product to our clients at the lowest possible price. According to reviews and analysis by the WSJ, Politico and YouGov, PPP is one of the most accurate pollsters in the country.
Safety Pin Box is the monthly subscription box for white people striving to be allies in the fight for Black liberation. Box memberships are a way to not only financially support Black femme freedom fighters, but also complete measurable tasks in the fight against white supremacy.
The Secular Student Alliance empowers secular students to proudly express their identity, build welcoming communities, promote secular values, and set a course for lifelong activism. We envision a future in which secular students lead meaningful and fulfilling lives, thrive as valued members of society, and provide visionary leadership committed to humanistic ideals and critical inquiry.
The Tax Revolution Institute (TRI) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization committed to researching and developing ways to replace compulsion with compassion in the provision of public services in the U.S.
The TESA Collective (The Toolbox for Education and Social Action) builds tools, games, and programs for your cause. TESA has collaborated on projects ranging from building year long and nationwide curriculum programs to documentaries, conferences, interactive webinars, board games, handbooks, community-based initiatives, and so much more! We’ve worked with some of the best organizations out there. We are also the creators of games such as Rise Up: The Game of People & Power.
THSI is a 501(C)3 grassroots, civil rights organization of concerned citizens focused on restoring the rights of those negatively affected by cannabis prohibition with education, active support networks, a legal clearinghouse and peaceful protest.