Being informed is the key to being an effective advocate. We’ve made it easy
for you to get started — right here and right now — with all the tools you need.


Tools for the Beginner (PDFs)

A Citizen's Guide to Advocacy

This guide lays out the basics, from making a phone call or sending an email, as well as strategies to take your advocacy further.

Issue Fact Sheets

Information and In-district Meeting Tools

These in-depth advocacy resources will prepare you for visiting with your member of Congress and conducting in-district meetings. (meetings held in person you schedule with your representatives), as well as other advocacy measures.

Advocacy Through Local Media


Advocacy: So Easy, a Kid Can Do It

Advocacy: It’s Not What You Know, It’s What You Do

Maternal health in Sierra Leone

Beyond 5: Five is not a child's lifetime


Advocating for Clean Water

How to Change the World

Infographics (PDFs)