Public Awareness, Engagement and Advocacy

Public Health Policy in Maryland: A New Frame – Meeting Outcomes  

Read More

Basic rules for nonprofit lobbying and advocacy.  

Read More

Survey results on activities of organizations involved in public health equity policy, June 27, 2014.  

Read More

A nonprofit should have written, board approved administrative policies that are periodically reviewed by the board. At a minimum, these policies should address issues such as crisis and disaster planning, information, communications, and social media. Members, login and search “Communications Engaging the Public and Social Media” to find sample policies to customize for your organization. Member Login

Read More

MEMBER EXCLUSIVE RESOURCE Many nonprofit leaders are unsure about the legality of advocacy and lobbying efforts in which their organizations can engage. This resource packet outlines the basics of advocacy and lobbying, what is allowable lobbying activity on the State and Federal level, and how to develop a public policy/advocacy policy for your organization. Attached […]

Read More

A-Z resource on nonprofit best practices

Advocating for the interests of families and youth

Promoting a thriving and effective nonprofit sector

Nonpartisan initiative promoting investment in MD’s communities