One of the most effective ways to advocate for the progress you want to see in your community is by e-mailing your lawmakers directly. During each legislative session, we update this page with an active list of the bills we are working on. Use our pre-written e-mail templates to customize your message and share your story with your lawmakers!
Whether our work is unpaid or underpaid, we work hard to meet our needs and pursue our goals. We each contribute in our own unique ways to our loved ones and our community. We all deserve to get the help we need, no matter what. When we have a solid foundation to meet our needs, … Continue reading Help Families Meet Their Basic Needs!
Shelter is a basic human need, essential for equitable, healthy, safe, and stable communities. However, rent increases are forcing vulnerable populations like seniors, single parents, and veterans to grapple with impossible choices between paying rent or paying for medication, food and other basic needs. This session, you have the opportunity to help tens of thousands … Continue reading Support Rent Stabilization
We should all be able to get help when we need it. We support broad hardship exemptions so families can get help through TANF beyond the federal limit.