The Virtual Activist is a guide which explains how to engage in online activism. It is somehwat dated, but does a good job of explaining the basics of how to effectively use the internet for social change.
People Power is a game that simulates a civil resistance movement. Players work their way through scenarios that are designed by other players, and can design scenarios of their own based on their experiences with civil resistance.
The Greenlining Institute is an organization that seeks to help minority groups in the US advocate effectively. Its “Leadership Academy” provides training on grassroots advocacy, organization, and leadership. It also organizes a coalition of over 30 groups organizing for interests in the Asian, Black, and Latino communities.
The Foundation Center maintains a database of donating groups, guides on how to successfully get funding from various groups and research on current rends in fundraising.
The Center for Media Justice’s media how-tos give you the basics on crafting and executing an effective media strategy. The following categories cover the basics of what you need to use media effectively to advance your issue. Each section also features downloadable samples and templates to help you with your own campaigns. Press Releases […]