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*[http://academiaunited.org/ Academia United on Climate Change]
 
*[http://academiaunited.org/ Academia United on Climate Change]
 
*[http://apen4ej.org/get-involved/jobs/ Asian Pacific Environmental Network]
 
*[http://apen4ej.org/get-involved/jobs/ Asian Pacific Environmental Network]
*[https://theclimatemobilization.org The Climate Mobilization]—Ten years; zero emissions; full employment. Make it a reality: [https://gotcm.org/enlist Central volunteer opportunities.]
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*[https://theclimatemobilization.org The Climate Mobilization]—Ten years; zero emissions; full employment. Make it a reality [https://gotcm.org/enlist Central volunteer opportunities.]
 
*[http://citizensclimatelobby.org Citizens' Climate Lobby]
 
*[http://citizensclimatelobby.org Citizens' Climate Lobby]
 
*[https://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/about/organizing-tools/tools Food and Water Watch]
 
*[https://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/about/organizing-tools/tools Food and Water Watch]
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===Democracy===
 
===Democracy===
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*[http://www.coffeepartyusa.com/volunteer Coffee Party USA], for civility and representative democracy
 
*[http://www.congressfoundation.org/ Congressional Management Foundation]: building trust and effectiveness in Congress (includes citizens' guides to interacting with Congress)
 
*[http://www.congressfoundation.org/ Congressional Management Foundation]: building trust and effectiveness in Congress (includes citizens' guides to interacting with Congress)
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*[http://www.democracyspring.org/volunteer Democracy Spring]
 
*[https://www.issueone.org/ Issue One], dealing with the problem of money in politics
 
*[https://www.issueone.org/ Issue One], dealing with the problem of money in politics
*[http://www.democracyspring.org/volunteer Democracy Spring]
 
 
*[https://www.onwardtogether.org/ Onward Together], "dedicated to advancing the vision that earned nearly 66 million votes in the last election"
 
*[https://www.onwardtogether.org/ Onward Together], "dedicated to advancing the vision that earned nearly 66 million votes in the last election"
 
*[https://diy.rootsaction.org/ Roots Action] DIY
 
*[https://diy.rootsaction.org/ Roots Action] DIY
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*[http://ncadv.org/get-involved/volunteer National Coalition Against Domestic Violence]
 
*[http://ncadv.org/get-involved/volunteer National Coalition Against Domestic Violence]
 
*[https://www.rainn.org/get-involved RAINN]
 
*[https://www.rainn.org/get-involved RAINN]
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*[https://metoomvmt.org/ #MeToo Movement] founded by Tarana Burke. Join the movement to support survivors and end sexual violence.
  
 
===Education===
 
===Education===
 
*[https://networkforpubliceducation.org/become-an-ally/ Network for Public Education]—become an ally
 
*[https://networkforpubliceducation.org/become-an-ally/ Network for Public Education]—become an ally
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*[http://www.educolor.org/ EduColor] Elevating voices of public school advocates of color on educational equity and justice - get activated, get networked.
  
 
===Elections===
 
===Elections===
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*[http://altotrump.com/get-involved/volunteer/ Alto Trump]
 
*[http://altotrump.com/get-involved/volunteer/ Alto Trump]
 
*[http://www.borderangels.org/volunteers/ Border Angels]
 
*[http://www.borderangels.org/volunteers/ Border Angels]
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*[http://www.blackalliance.org/ Black Alliance for Justice Immigration]
 
*[http://caraprobono.org/volunteer/ Cara Pro Bono Project]
 
*[http://caraprobono.org/volunteer/ Cara Pro Bono Project]
 
*[http://www.endisolation.org/get-involved/become-a-volunteer/ CIVIC]: immigrant detention visitation
 
*[http://www.endisolation.org/get-involved/become-a-volunteer/ CIVIC]: immigrant detention visitation
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*[https://www.miryslist.org/ Miry's List], collecting donated items for refugees
 
*[https://www.miryslist.org/ Miry's List], collecting donated items for refugees
 
*[http://movimientocosecha.com/ Movimiento Cosecha]
 
*[http://movimientocosecha.com/ Movimiento Cosecha]
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*[http://njfon.org/join-us/volunteer/ National Justice for Our Neighbors]
 
*[http://www.nnirr.org/drupal/get-involved National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights]
 
*[http://www.nnirr.org/drupal/get-involved National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights]
 
*[http://reformimmigrationforamerica.org/ Reform Immigration FOR America]
 
*[http://reformimmigrationforamerica.org/ Reform Immigration FOR America]
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===Racial Justice===
 
===Racial Justice===
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*[http://advancementprojectca.org/ Advancement Project]
 
*[http://aaldef.org/support/volunteer/ Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund]
 
*[http://aaldef.org/support/volunteer/ Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund]
 
*[http://ellabakercenter.org/get-involved/volunteer Ella Baker Center]
 
*[http://ellabakercenter.org/get-involved/volunteer Ella Baker Center]
*[http://nbjc.org/get-involved National Black Justice Coalition]
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*[https://eji.org/ Equal Justice Initiative]
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*[http://nbjc.org/get-involved/ National Black Justice Coalition]
 
*[https://www.niacouncil.org/volunteer-with-niac/ National Iranian American Council]
 
*[https://www.niacouncil.org/volunteer-with-niac/ National Iranian American Council]
 
*[http://www.qdep.org/volunteer/ Queer Detainee Empowerment Project]
 
*[http://www.qdep.org/volunteer/ Queer Detainee Empowerment Project]
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*[https://homecomingproject.org/ Homecoming Project], prompting people to engage with their local communities
 
*[https://homecomingproject.org/ Homecoming Project], prompting people to engage with their local communities
 
*[http://www.ncbcp.org/who/affiliates/ National Coalition on Black Civic Participation] affiliates
 
*[http://www.ncbcp.org/who/affiliates/ National Coalition on Black Civic Participation] affiliates
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*[http://ncdd.org/ National Coalition on Dialogue & Deliberation]
  
 
===Civil Rights and Social Justice===
 
===Civil Rights and Social Justice===
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===Democracy in America===
 
===Democracy in America===
 
*[https://www.au.org/get-involved/chapters Americans United for Separation of Church and State]
 
*[https://www.au.org/get-involved/chapters Americans United for Separation of Church and State]
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*[http://www.coffeepartyusa.com/local_community Coffee Party USA], for civility and democracy
 
*[https://ffrf.org/outreach/ffrf-chapters Freedom From Religion Foundation]
 
*[https://ffrf.org/outreach/ffrf-chapters Freedom From Religion Foundation]
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===Disability Rights===
 
===Disability Rights===
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==Organizations Collecting Information==
 
==Organizations Collecting Information==
These are organizations that are developing databases of information and that rely on volunteer contributions. See also [[Crisis Resources]] for more organizations collecting information on hate crimes and ICE raids, and [[Tools_of_Resistance#Data_Analysis_and_Visualization|Data Analysis] in [[Tools of Resistance]] for more databases and data sources.
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These are organizations that are developing databases of information and that rely on volunteer contributions. See also [[Crisis Resources]] for more organizations collecting information on hate crimes and ICE raids, and [[Tools_of_Resistance#Data_Analysis_and_Visualization|Data Analysis]] in [[Tools of Resistance]] for more databases and data sources.
  
 
===Civil Rights===
 
===Civil Rights===
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*[https://www.communitychange.org Center for Community Change], building social movements
 
*[https://www.communitychange.org Center for Community Change], building social movements
 
*[https://populardemocracy.org/ Center for Popular Democracy]
 
*[https://populardemocracy.org/ Center for Popular Democracy]
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*[https://www.seattlechannel.org/CitizenUniversityTV Citizen University TV]
 
*[http://www.firstamendmentschools.org/ First Amendment Schools]
 
*[http://www.firstamendmentschools.org/ First Amendment Schools]
 
*[https://funderscommittee.org Funders' Committee for Civic Participation]
 
*[https://funderscommittee.org Funders' Committee for Civic Participation]
 
*[http://ncbcp.org/ National Coalition on Black Civic Participation]
 
*[http://ncbcp.org/ National Coalition on Black Civic Participation]
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*[http://offthesidelines.org/ Off the Sidelines], [[New York|Kirsten Gillibrand's]] organization to encourage women's civic engagement
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*[http://www.civilconversationsproject.org/ The Civil Conversations Project]
 
*[http://whatdoidoabouttrump.com/action-hub/ What Do I Do About Trump]—Action Hub, listing action alerts from 80+ groups
 
*[http://whatdoidoabouttrump.com/action-hub/ What Do I Do About Trump]—Action Hub, listing action alerts from 80+ groups
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===Civil Rights, Social Justice, Human Rights===
 
===Civil Rights, Social Justice, Human Rights===
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*[http://www.brennancenter.org/ Brennan Center for Justice]
 
*[http://www.brennancenter.org/ Brennan Center for Justice]
 
*[http://wearecasa.org/ Casa]
 
*[http://wearecasa.org/ Casa]
*[*[http://www.ccrjustice.org/ Center for Constitutional Rights]
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*[http://www.ccrjustice.org/ Center for Constitutional Rights]
 
*[http://ellabakercenter.org/ Ella Baker Center for Human Rights]
 
*[http://ellabakercenter.org/ Ella Baker Center for Human Rights]
 
*[http://forwardtogether.org/ Forward Together]
 
*[http://forwardtogether.org/ Forward Together]
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*[http://americanfamilyvoices.org/ American Family Voices]
 
*[http://americanfamilyvoices.org/ American Family Voices]
 
*[https://www.au.org/ Americans United for Separation of Church and State]
 
*[https://www.au.org/ Americans United for Separation of Church and State]
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*[http://www.bridgealliance.us/ Bridge Alliance]
 
*[https://ourfuture.org Campaign for America's Future]
 
*[https://ourfuture.org Campaign for America's Future]
 
*[https://www.americanprogress.org/ Center for American Progress]
 
*[https://www.americanprogress.org/ Center for American Progress]
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*[https://ffrf.org/ Freedom From Religion Foundation], promoting separation of church and state
 
*[https://ffrf.org/ Freedom From Religion Foundation], promoting separation of church and state
 
*[https://www.fcnl.org Friends Committee on National Legislation]
 
*[https://www.fcnl.org Friends Committee on National Legislation]
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*[http://www.independentvoterproject.org/ Independent Voter Project]
 
*[https://www.libertytreefoundation.org/ Liberty Tree], building a democracy movement for the USA
 
*[https://www.libertytreefoundation.org/ Liberty Tree], building a democracy movement for the USA
 
*[http://www.weareoneamerica.org/ One America]
 
*[http://www.weareoneamerica.org/ One America]
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*[http://www.rootsaction.org/ Roots Action]
 
*[http://www.rootsaction.org/ Roots Action]
 
*[https://standuprepublic.com/ Stand Up Republic]: conservatives for democracy
 
*[https://standuprepublic.com/ Stand Up Republic]: conservatives for democracy
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*[http://www.centristproject.org/ The Centrist Project]
 
*[https://unitedtoprotectdemocracy.org United to Protect Democracy,] fighting authoritarianism
 
*[https://unitedtoprotectdemocracy.org United to Protect Democracy,] fighting authoritarianism
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===Disability Rights===
 
===Disability Rights===
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*[https://www.nilc.org/ National Immigration Law Center]
 
*[https://www.nilc.org/ National Immigration Law Center]
 
*[https://www.niacouncil.org/ National Iranian American Council] (NIAC)
 
*[https://www.niacouncil.org/ National Iranian American Council] (NIAC)
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*[http://njfon.org/ National Justice for Our Neighbors]
 
*[http://www.nnirr.org/ National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights]
 
*[http://www.nnirr.org/ National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights]
 
*[http://partnershipfornewamericans.org/ National Partnership for New Americans]
 
*[http://partnershipfornewamericans.org/ National Partnership for New Americans]

Latest revision as of 15:09, 6 May 2018

Listing organizations and groups that are working to resist Trump's agenda so that communities can support, connect, and build together.

Contents

Organizations to Get Involved With (accepting volunteers)[edit]

These are volunteer-based organizations and/or organizations with a significant volunteer (nonprofessional) presence. For organizations seeking volunteer involvement from lawyers, teachers, and other professionals, see Tools of Resistance.

Sites for Finding Volunteer/Activism Opportunities[edit]

Civic Engagement[edit]

Civil Rights and Social Justice[edit]

Climate/Environment[edit]

Culture/Arts Activism[edit]

Democracy[edit]

Disability Rights[edit]

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault[edit]

Education[edit]

Elections[edit]

See also Upcoming Elections in Tools of Resistance for groups focused specifically on electing progressive candidates in upcoming elections.

Foreign Policy/Military/Veteran Affairs[edit]

Free Speech and Media-Related[edit]

Health Care[edit]

Housing[edit]

Immigration[edit]

LGBTQ+ Equality[edit]

Mass Incarceration[edit]

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia[edit]

Policing and Gun Violence[edit]

Political Party–Affiliated[edit]

Racial Justice[edit]

Voting Rights[edit]

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice[edit]

Workers' Rights and Consumer Protections[edit]

General/Other[edit]

Resistance[edit]

See also Upcoming Elections in Tools of Resistance for groups focused specifically on electing progressive candidates in upcoming elections.

Organizations with State/Local Presences[edit]

These are umbrella organizations that work with state and local partners or that have wide networks of local affiliates. These local groups usually have volunteer/activism opportunities or are volunteer-led, and the larger organizations unite local efforts. See also State and Local Pages for organizations working exclusively in individual states.

Civic Engagement[edit]

Civil Rights and Social Justice[edit]

Climate/Environment[edit]

Culture/Arts Activism[edit]

Democracy in America[edit]


Disability Rights[edit]

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault[edit]

Education and Educational Justice[edit]

Foreign Policy/Military/Veteran Affairs[edit]

Free Speech and Media-Related[edit]

Health Care[edit]

Immigration[edit]

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

Jewish Issues and Anti-Semitism[edit]

LGBTQ+ Equality[edit]

Mass Incarceration[edit]

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia[edit]

  • CAIR (Council on American-Islamic Relations) local chapters
  • Emerge USA

Policing and Gun Violence[edit]

Political Parties[edit]

Racial Justice[edit]

Voting Rights[edit]

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice[edit]

Workers' Rights and Consumer Protections[edit]

General/Other[edit]

Resistance[edit]

Organizations Offering Trainings[edit]

These are organizations that offer trainings on various topics. For organizations offering political and leadership training, see Tools of Resistance: Political Training.

Activism[edit]

Civil Rights and Social Justice[edit]

Climate Change/Justice[edit]

Culture/Arts Activism[edit]

Disability Rights[edit]

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault[edit]

Education and Educational Justice[edit]

Free Speech and Media-Related[edit]

Immigration[edit]

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

LGBTQ+ Equality[edit]

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia[edit]

Racial Justice[edit]

Voting Rights[edit]

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice[edit]

General/Other[edit]

Resistance[edit]

Organizations Collecting Information[edit]

These are organizations that are developing databases of information and that rely on volunteer contributions. See also Crisis Resources for more organizations collecting information on hate crimes and ICE raids, and Data Analysis in Tools of Resistance for more databases and data sources.

Civil Rights[edit]

Disability Rights[edit]

  • AXS Map, find, rate, and share accessible places

Immigration[edit]

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

US Government Corruption[edit]

Organizations to Learn From (education and online activism)[edit]

These organizations provide valuable sources of information and toolkits for activism. Most have advocacy wings that include calls to action, newsletters, petitions and pledges. Most do not have a significant volunteer base (though some do have opportunities).

Civic Engagement[edit]


Civil Rights, Social Justice, Human Rights[edit]

Climate/Environment[edit]

Culture/Arts Activism[edit]

Democracy in America[edit]


Disability Rights[edit]

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault[edit]

Education and Educational Justice[edit]

Foreign Policy/Military/Veteran Affairs[edit]

Free Speech and Media-Related[edit]

Health Care[edit]

Housing[edit]

Immigration[edit]

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

Jewish Issues and Anti-Semitism[edit]

LGBTQ+ Equality[edit]

Mass Incarceration[edit]

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia[edit]

Policing and Gun Violence[edit]

Political Parties and PACs[edit]

See also Upcoming Elections in Tools of Resistance for groups focused specifically on electing progressive candidates in upcoming elections.

Racial Justice[edit]

Voting Rights[edit]

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice[edit]

Workers' Rights and Consumer Protections[edit]

General/Other[edit]

Resistance[edit]