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*[http://www.actiontogethernetwork.com Action Together Network]
 
*[http://actiongroups.net/groups/ Action Groups] local groups—see also their [http://actiongroups.net/issues-and-orgs/ listings] of other local groups
 
*[http://actiongroups.net/groups/ Action Groups] local groups—see also their [http://actiongroups.net/issues-and-orgs/ listings] of other local groups
 
*[https://actionnetwork.org/forms/register-local-group?clear_id=true Indivisible Action Network]
 
*[https://actionnetwork.org/forms/register-local-group?clear_id=true Indivisible Action Network]

Revision as of 09:55, 20 March 2017

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)

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 Opportunities

Civic Engagement

Civil Rights and Social Justice

Climate

Culture/Arts Activism

Democracy

Disability Rights

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Elections

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

Free Speech and Media-Related

Health Care

Immigration

LGBTQ+ Equality

Mass Incarceration

  • CLASP (Community Legal & Advocacy Services Project): supports prisoners in their fight against mass incarceration
  • Black and Pink: LGBTQ+ prisoners and free-world allies—become a pen pal
  • #cut50
  • Project NIA: Building Peaceful Communities

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia

Political Party Affiliated

Racial Justice

Voting Rights

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice

Workers' Rights and Consumer Protections

General/Other

Resistance

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

Organizations with State/Local Presences

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

Civil Rights and Social Justice

Climate/Environment

Culture/Arts Activism

Disability Rights

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Education and Educational Justice

Free Speech and Media-Related

Health Care

Immigration

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

Jewish Issues and Anti-Semitism

LGBTQ+ Equality

Mass Incarceration

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia

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

Political Parties

Racial Justice

Voting Rights

Workers' Rights and Consumer Protections

General/Other

Resistance

Organizations Offering Trainings

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

Activism

Civil Rights and Social Justice

Culture/Arts Activism

Disability Rights

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Education and Educational Justice

Free Speech and Media-Related

Immigration

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

LGBTQ+ Equality

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia

Racial Justice

Voting Rights

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice

General/Other

Resistance


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.

Civil Rights

Disability Rights

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

Immigration

See also crisis resources for immigrants.


Organizations to Learn From (education and online activism)

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

Civil Rights, Social Justice, Human Rights

Climate/Environment

Culture/Arts Activism

Democracy in America

Disability Rights

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Education and Educational Justice

Foreign Policy/Military/Veteran Affairs

Free Speech and Media-Related

Health Care

Immigration

See also crisis resources for immigrants.

Jewish Issues and Anti-Semitism

LGBTQ+ Equality

Mass Incarceration

Muslim Issues and Islamophobia

Policing and Gun Violence

Political Parties and Candidate-Electing

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

Racial Justice

Voting Rights

Women's Rights and Reproductive Justice

Workers' Rights and Consumer Protections

General/Other

Resistance