Andrew Phifer

Member Spotlight: Earthjustice Protecting Agricultural Workers

Earthjustice exists because the Earth needs a good lawyer. Read about their Healthy Communities campaign and how they are working to protect agricultural workers and their families from the most dangerous workplace chemicals on the market.

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!


Philanthropy Must Reads: February

This month’s compilation of notable articles and publications about the philanthropic sector focuses on disaster relief, relational capacity, digital philanthropy, and more!

Andrew Phifer

Meet Natalie Roetzel, Director of AFJ’s Texas Office

Meet Natalie Roetzel, the new Director of AFJ’s Texas office. She previously helped to create and run the Innocence Project of Texas, a non-profit organization dedicated to freeing those wrongfully convicted of crimes in the state.

Andrew Phifer

Member Spotlight: National Partnership Fighting for Fair Workplaces

March is National Women’s Month, so we thought we would spotlight the National Partnership for Women & Families, a member organization fighting for women & families. Learn more about NPWF and their campaign to make America’s workplaces more fair and family friendly.

Andrew Phifer

Involving Young People in Advocacy is a Win-Win

Voting certainly is a great way to become engaged with your community—but so is advocacy! How does involving youth in issue campaigns strengthen civic engagement and advocacy efforts?

Andrew Phifer

Meet Christine Reeves Strigaro, our new Associate Director of Foundation Programs

Christine Reeves Strigaro is joining Alliance for Justice as the Associate Director of Foundation Programs. She creates content to explore the question: “How can foundations be advocates, with grantmaking and beyond?” Christine is dedicated to philanthropy that addresses root causes of problems, while serving and empowering communities most affected by those problems.

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Top 5 Blogs for January

What is trending on Bolder Advocacy? Blogs on 501(c)(4) applications, transforming the nation’s consciousness on race, combatting anti-trans* violence, and more! Find out the posts attracting the most clicks last month.