Toolkit on Organizing to Combat the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Community Tool Box: Chapter33 Section 10 – General Rules for Organizing for Legislative Advocacy

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This resource indirectly addresses the STPP by providing insight to the reader on how to design and implement a legislative advocacy campaign, keyed to specific legislative targets and goals to support and strengthen the organizer’s work. This resource also offers tools relevant to the Campaign Strategies (C3) and Solutions 4 Change (C4) categories such as toolkits for Creating and maintaining partnerships, Assessing community needs and resources, Increasing participation and membership, Building leadership, Analyzing problems and goals, Developing interventions, Influencing policy development, Enhancing cultural competence, Evaluating initiatives, Writing grant applications for funding, Implementing social marketing and finally Sustaining the work.

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