Advocacy Training to Look at Rules, Opportunities


Nonprofit organizations interested in learning more about the rules and opportunities related to lobbying and advocacy can attend a workshop presented by the Alliance for Justice on Tuesday, May 24, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center.

The workshop will review the rules and differences regarding lobbying and advocacy, the benefits and opportunities for 501(c)(3) organizations to become engaged in advocacy efforts, and how nonprofit organizations can partner and leverage efforts with other groups. The training will presented byAbby Levine, director at Bolder Advocacy, a project of the Alliance for Justice. Levine is one of the nation’s leading experts in federal tax and election law and their impact on nonprofits.

The workshop is sponsored by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the Francis Families Foundation, the Healthcare Foundation of Greater Kansas City, the REACH Healthcare Foundation and Support KC.

Find details and registration information here.

The Alliance for Justice is a national association of over 100 organizations dedicated to advancing justice and democracy. The Alliance provides a voice and leadership on issues related to justice and equity on behalf of a broad constituency of environmental, consumer, civil and women’s rights, children’s, senior citizens’ and other groups.