The American Federation of Teachers is a union of professionals that champions fairness; democracy; economic opportunity; and high-quality public education, healthcare and public services for our students, their families and our communities. We are committed to advancing these principles through community engagement, organizing, collective bargaining and political activism, and especially through the work our members do.
Communications Workers of America (CWA), a labor union representing over 700,000 men and women in both private and public sectors, is a leading voice for democracy and economic justice. CWA members work in telecommunications, broadcasting, cable TV, journalism, publishing, manufacturing, airlines, customer service, government service, health care, education and other fields. Learn more at cwa-union.org or follow us on Twitter @CWAUnion or Facebook at facebook.com/cwaunion.
Daily Kos is the largest liberal online community, reaching over ten million readers and activists every month. It’s at once a news organization, social network, and activist hub. While presidents and senators have contributed to Daily Kos, its real power is rooted in its four-million-member community who use the platform to fight for progressive change.
Since our founding in 2011, DSPolitical‘s combined the best data and widest range of digital inventory to serve billions of ad impressions for our clients. Our staff of campaign veterans and technologists will work with you to create a digital media plan to match and find your audience online.
Founded in 2004, Facebook’s mission is to bring the world closer together. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them.
MoveOn is where millions mobilize to bring about a society in which everyone can thrive. Whether it’s supporting candidates, passing legislation, engaging in mass collective action, or changing our culture, MoveOn members’ organizing stems from our commitment to an inclusive and progressive future. We envision a world marked by equality, sustainability, justice, and love. And we mobilize together to achieve it. Our rapid-response organizing and campaigning, communications interventions, digital innovation, rigorous data science and testing, and culture of large-scale grassroots participation have repeatedly had real-world impacts that have made our country better. Join our campaign to end Republican control of the House and elect new progressive leaders up and down ballot in November at moveon.org/resistandwin.
Planned Parenthood Action Fund is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization formed as the advocacy and nonpartisan political arm of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. The Action Fund engages in educational, advocacy and electoral activity, including legislative advocacy, voter education, and grassroots organizing.
Action Network is a mission-driven nonprofit creating digital organizing tools with one simple goal: to build progressive power. Action Network partners like AFL-CIO, Standing Rock Sioux, and Women’s March use our intuitive tools to create powerful actions to scale their impact—and you can too. Create your free account at ActionNetwork.org.
RawStory is an online news site covering political and economic news. The site focuses on progressive politics, bringing attention to stories that are downplayed or ignored by other media outlets. AlterNet is a progressive online magazine, publishing journalism and original content from a wide variety of sources. AlterNet’s mission is to inspire citizen action and advocacy on a wide variety of progressive social issues. AlterNet publishes The New Civil Rights Movement.
The Amalgamated Transit Union—the largest labor union representing transit and allied workers in the U.S. and Canada—fights for the interests of its hard-working members and promotes mass transit. Founded in 1892, the ATU today is comprised of more than 199,000 members, including: metropolitan, interstate, and school bus drivers; paratransit, light rail, subway, streetcar, and ferry boat operators; mechanics and other maintenance workers; station agents, clerks, baggage handlers, municipal employees and others. ATU has more than 250 Locals in 44 U.S. states and the District of Columbia and nine Canadian provinces.
Democracy for America (DFA) is a people-powered Political Action Committee, electing progressive candidates to all levels of office in all 50 states. With over one million members, DFA is a grassroots powerhouse working to change our country and the Democratic Party from the bottom-up.
The Enlightened Badass: Melanie Childers is a Master Certified Confidence and Leadership Coach, activist, yogi, and writer. She specializes in coaching progressive women activists and candidates by showing them how to build confidence, manage stress, and lead with integrity. She’s impacting the world by coaching those who actively work to make the world a better place. This powerful purpose is what drives her to revolutionize lives so that collectively we can build a more loving, inclusive, progressive society.
flytedesk builds the advertising platform that connects causes and campaigns to college students. We reach 20m students on 2,300 campuses and operate across every type of media, including digital, social, print, outdoor, inserts, radio, campus insights, and earned media.
Freedom to Prosper is a new organization of people from all generations and all walks of life who are dedicated to ending the student loan trap and building a prosperous future by cancelling student debt.
Funding for Social Justice Work is a new social justice directory of funding resources. It includes a section on how to write a grant, a section about other fundraising methods, and 250 funding opportunities for U.S.-based nonprofit organizations working to make the world more equitable. It is for sale on Amazon.
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.
The Informed Meetings Exchange (INMEX) provides complimentary meeting planning services. Unlike traditional third-party meeting planners, we provide socially responsible sites for your meeting that respects their workers, communities and the environment. Founded with support by UNITE HERE, the hotel workers’ union, INMEX ensures union hotels that are free of labor disputes.
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters is North America’s strongest and most diverse labor union. Founded in 1903, the Teamsters are known as the champion of freight drivers and warehouse workers but have organized workers in virtually every occupation imaginable, both professional and non-professional, private sector and public sector. Our 1.4 million members are airline pilots, brewers, police officers, public defenders, railway workers, secretaries and zookeepers. They also work in construction, food processing and healthcare.
Living Liberally is a dynamic network of progressive social communities with over 200 local, volunteer-led chapters across the country. Best known for the ubiquitous Drinking Liberally happy hours, we also host Screening Liberally films, Reading Liberally book tours, Eating Liberally meals and Laughing Liberally comedy shows. Our gatherings are free, inclusive, festive, engaging and fun. In addition to our local groups, Living Liberally partners with progressive allies in promoting shared values, cultural events and special initiatives. Celebrating 15 years of living liberally!
Megaphone Strategies is a social justice media strategy firm, run for purpose, not profit. We use PR as a tool to diversify progressive movements—lifting up diverse progressive leadership in the media—and to provide services based on ability to change the world, not to pay.