Advocacy Resources

Learn how nonprofits can engage and advocate.

Bolder Advocacy offers many free ballot measure advocacy resources including:

You can also find resources around more general lobbying work including:

“Bolder Advocacy promotes active engagement in democratic processes and institutions by giving nonprofits and foundations the confidence to advocate effectively and by protecting their right to do so.”

Their attorney-trainers are available every weekday to offer FREE technical assistance: or 866-NP-LOBBY (866-675-6229) o al 415-528-3540 para comunicarse en español.

Their newsletter, Bolder Advocacy Digest, includes nonprofit and foundation news, interviews with funders, announcements about new resources and upcoming workshops, and policy updates affecting tax-exempt organizations. Sign up here.

To learn more about upcoming ballot measures, visit the California Secretary of State’s website.