Advocacy And Action



Advocacy and Action funding

Taking action is one of the most direct and important ways to bring change, whether isn’t helping a family, stopping an injustice, or inspiring movement. Build public support for a cause or policy that creates impactful change for our community. Take a stand or provide a service. Make the Movement happen.

Types of Advocacy and Action funding projects include but are not limited to:

  • Policy Change
  • Family Supportive Services
  • Support for Single Parents
  • Direct Actions (including rallies, marches, etc.)
  • Economic Development for marginalized groups
  • Violence Prevention Efforts
  • Immigrant and Refugee Support
  • Support for System Involved Persons
  • Incarceration Disparities

Types of expenses Movement Funds can cover include but are not limited to:

  • Personnel, Contractor, Staff, Consulting
  • Transportation, Gas, Vehicles and Rentals
  • Food, Meals,
  • Space, Lodging, Housing, Property
  • Bail and Legal Expenses
  • Outreach and Relationship Building
  • Project Supplies and Equipment
  • Training and Development

Requirements to apply for Advocacy and Action funding include:

  • Demonstrated input and leadership from the population served.
  • Priority is given to organizations or projects that are led by diverse groups.
  • All applicants must be active members of the Movement Fund. Financial contributions are NOT required for membership.