Advocacy How-Tos

“You’ve chosen important things to work on. . . . And I’ve seen progress… You put your heart and soul into it and you do your homework. You are one of the most effective lobbying organizations I know. You help make this a representative democracy.”
— Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ)

Whether you’re a seasoned activist, or only just starting to realize your potential for creating change, making the right moves when it comes to advocacy can be daunting. We've put together some tools to help you engage your elected official, work with your local media, and build a community coalition to fight poverty. 

The Basics

Learn about RESULTS and our work to end poverty.

Activist Toolkit

A comprehensive guide to actions you can take to make a difference. 

Champion Scale

The Champion Scale tool helps you determine how to move your member of Congress to become an anti-poverty champion.