Urge Your MoC’s to Pass the DETER Act

July 17, 2018

The DETER Act would punish any nation that tries to influence a US election, adding extra sanctions against Russia if it once again tries to interfere.

Call: Your House rep and your two Senators (look up) Script: Hi. I’m from [ZIP] and I’m calling to ask if you’ll vote to pass the non-partisan DETER Act.

10 Things Every American Should Know

July 10, 2018

If we asked you what are the 10 things that every American should know, what would you say?

Thirty years ago, E.D. Hirsch activated civic conversations throughout America with his book Cultural Literacy. He argued that every American should have a grasp of fundamental information about our country in order to be culturally literate.

Advocate for Transparency in Political Ads

May 7, 2018

Democracy thrives when all citizens can freely elect those who represent their values. If you value secure, convenient voting and fair elections: 

Call: Your 2 senators and 1 House rep (look up).

Script: Hi. I’m from [ZIP] and concerned about Russia’s influence on our upcoming midterm elections.

Stand with People of Color and Their Right to Vote

May 3, 2018

Democracy thrives when all citizens can freely elect those who represent their values. If you believe in secure, convenient voting and fair elections, take action and stand with people of color to protect the right to vote. 

Call: Or write your state’s election official (look up) and governor (especially IL).

The Big Payback

May 2, 2018

Here’s a chance to give in a big way, no matter the size of your donation! The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee’s The Big Payback is a 24-hour, online giving event created to increase philanthropy in the 40 counties of Middle Tennessee. The goal is simple – inspire Middle Tennesseans to come together, show their pride in their communities, and contribute to support the life-changing work of local nonprofit organizations.

I VOTED Election Day Parties Across Nashville

April 24, 2018

Tennessee if 50th in voter turnout and it’s time we do something about it!

Get your vote on and raise a glass with us to free and fair elections on May 1 at fabulous neighborhood restaurants and bars across Nashville. Find your polling location here. 

Show your “I Voted” sticker for awesome discounts and specials at every participating location.

Early Voting Now thru April 26!

April 24, 2018

Tennessee is 50th in voter turnout and 40th in registration and it’s time to make a comeback!

Are you ready to make your voice heard? Need some more info on who’s running and what we’re actually voting for? See the awesome Nashville Voter Guide that our friends at Equity Alliance have compiled.

Walk In Love

April 16, 2018

Join us in Nashville to pray, walk and remember the Nashville Student Non-Violent Resistance march of April 19th, 1960. The march began with students at TSU and was joined by students and other community members gathered at Atty. Z. Alexander Looby’s home (2012 Meharry Blvd), continuing down Jefferson Street to the Metro Courthouse.