Public Policy & Advocacy

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Foundation Advocacy Grants: What Grantees Need to Know

Advocacy efforts, including lobbying, are critically important to the success of many nonprofits. Advocacy by 501(c)(3) organizations is legal, as long as your organization follows the rules. Of course, like other work your organization does, advocacy requires financial support. There are many ways in which you can raise money for advocacy, including fundraising events, membership dues, individual donations, and grants from public or private foundations. 

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Lifting Voices: Increasing Civic Engagement Through Creative Community Convening

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In this webinar you'll hear from foundations who have played an important role in community convening and have used this role to improve civic engagement in their communities. 

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Profile of IPA's Public Policy Capacity

The PolicyWorks Institute helps regional associations explore whether they are using resources and expertise strategically to achieve objectives for government relations and/or public policy work while contributing to the overall PolicyWorks vision. See how IPA compares to other regional associations.

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