Grassroots Skills

Five Tips for your Elevator Pitch

Five Tips for your Elevator Pitch

It can feel like the most uncomfortable moment of your life — and yet, it lasts less than 30 seconds. But at some point, everyone must make an elevator pitch. It’s one of your greatest tools as an activist. Getting your message across through an elevator pitch —...
Top Tips for Event Recruiting

Top Tips for Event Recruiting

Whether you’re hosting a monthly meetup, a special event with a speaker or a day at your state capital, the key to any successful event is getting people to show up. And as any event organizer will tell you, this can be the hardest part. Few things are more...
On The Phone, Just Be Yourself

On The Phone, Just Be Yourself

If you’re a passionate grassroots activist, odds are you’ve spent your fair share of time at phone banks, sitting for hours calling hundreds of people about an issue you care about. Whether you’re a phone banking champion or you’re new to the game, these tips will...