Enabling nonprofits to shape the public debate on important social issues.

We provide resources and expertise to help your nonprofit advocate.

Bolder Advocacy promotes active engagement in democratic processes and institutions by giving nonprofits and foundations the confidence to advocate effectively and by protecting their right to do so.

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Advocacy Defined

ad·vo·ca·cy

ˈadvəkəsē/
Noun
Public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy.

Bolder Advocacy

Organization
Promotes active engagement in democratic processes and institutions by giving nonprofits and foundations the confidence to advocate effectively and by protecting their right to do so.
Event
June 28, 2022
This session examines the different roles of 501(c)(3)s, (4)s and political organizations, and explores the federal tax rules on how these organizations can wor
Blog Post
In a new publication, "Advocacy vs. Lobbying: Language Matters. Say What You Mean & Mean What You Say," Bolder Advocacy Guest Contributor Dr. Sara Watson gives
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Learn about best practices for affiliated organizations and the role 501(c)(4) organizations play in our democracy.
Photo credit: WASHINGTON, DC - OCT. 2, 2021: Women's March in Washington demanding continued access to abortion after the ban on most abortions in Texas, and looming threat to Roe v Wade in upcoming Supreme Court.

Nonprofits Have a Right and Responsibility to Respond to Dobbs v. JWHO

Leslie Barnes | May 5, 2022
Nonprofits can and should hold government accountable. To do so, public charities must act to further their charitable mission and remain nonpartisan.