Andrew Phifer

Meet Keely Monroe, new Bolder Advocacy counsel

Keely Monroe is the newest member of the Alliance for Justice Bolder Advocacy Initiative, coming on as Counsel in the Washington, DC office. She is looking forward to working with a team of inspiring and motivating colleagues to support nonprofit organizations in robust advocacy efforts.

Andrew Phifer

8 Resolutions for Nonprofits and Foundations

As 2014 draws to a close, it’s the perfect time for organizations to start planning for the new year. Check out some resolutions from our experts about what nonprofits and foundations can do to ensure a successful 2015!

Andrew Phifer

Readers’ Favorite Blogs of 2014

From election-related topics to philanthropy to the proposed IRS regulations, check out our most popular blogs from 2014!


Philanthropy Must Reads: November

This month’s compilation of notable articles and publications about the philanthropic sector focuses on multi-stakeholder efforts, healthcare, capacity building and more!

Rebecca Cappy

Looking Ahead to 2016: Tips for Maintaining Engagement

Alliance for Justice gathered experts in Oakland to discuss what lessons nonprofits should take from the series of successful ballot measure campaigns in 2014. In particular, how can advocates maintain momentum on their issues in 2015 and beyond?

Andrew Phifer

Meet Sara Matlin, new Bolder Advocacy counsel

Sara Matlin is thrilled to join the Alliance for Justice’s Bolder Advocacy Initiative in Oakland, CA as the Bilingual West Coast Counsel. In her new role, Sara will be empowering Spanish- and English-speaking nonprofit organizations to become more courageous leaders in policy change movements.

Susan Rhea

Mapping November’s #AdvocacyWins

Every month, AFJ is mapping where in the country nonprofits are making strides for fairness, equality, economic opportunity, and other social justice values.

Andrew Phifer

Power to the Nonprofits!

Would you feel bolder if you had 72,000 others along with you to advocate for your cause? Well, we have good news for you. CalNonprofits first-ever economic impact report shows that nonprofit sector is strong! Read about some of its findings…

Andrew Phifer

Member Spotlight: AIDS United & the Southern REACH Initiative

With World AIDS Day approaching, read about the important work of our member organization AIDS United. Their Southern REACH initiative supports improvement of HIV/AIDS focused policy and advocacy by community-based organizations in nine Southern states.

Nona Randois

Southern California Nonprofit Leaders Celebrate Impact on 2014 Election

Alliance for Justice convened leaders of California nonprofits in Los Angeles last week to discuss their efforts in the 2014 mid-term election cycle and how their groups mobilized to help pass these important ballot measures. What was key to their victories?