Andrew Phifer

Top 5 blogs: April

What is trending on Bolder Advocacy? Check out the posts attracting the most clicks last month!

Abby Levine

Foundations are a critical voice in the public debate

Philanthropy has an important place at the policy table and as the rapid developments in Indiana demonstrated, it’s important to build an advocacy infrastructure in advance of and know what you can do during a sudden policy debate. Learn what you can do…

Andrew Phifer

Empowering Nonprofit Boards to Embrace Advocacy

Every month is advocacy month here at Bolder Advocacy, but April is especially important because it is Advocacy Month at BoardSource, an organization dedicated to building exceptional nonprofit boards. We are celebrating with a series—Learn more!


Philanthropy Must Reads: March

This month’s compilation of notable articles and publications about the philanthropic sector focuses on general support grants, assessing grantee contribution, and what philanthropy can learn from the response to Indiana’s recent religious-protection law.

Andrew Phifer

Mapping March’s #AdvocacyWins

Every month, AFJ maps where nonprofits are making strides for fairness, equality, economic opportunity, and other social justice values. This month, check out wins for automatic voter registration, reproductive rights, urban farming, and more!

Andrew Phifer

Piecing together a plan for successful advocacy

Successful advocacy is a lot like a puzzle. Advocates need to make sure they have all of the pieces of their plan in place, that they fit together, and that they allow for flexibility to adapt strategies as needed. Check our first piece in a five-part series for funders that breaks advocacy into 18 specific steps.

Andrew Phifer

Top 5 blogs for February

What is trending on Bolder Advocacy? Our top blog post is 3 lessons on coalition-building from the LGBTQ movement. See what else tops our list!