Activist & Resistance Groups

Next Gen America Since our founding as NextGen Climate in 2013, we’ve worked to fight climate change by advancing the transition to a clean energy economy. We’ve supported candidates who support climate action. We’ve fought to halt the Keystone XL pipeline and registered more than a million voters nationwide. Now, the same values that drive our work on climate are under unprecedented attack from all directions. We’re proud to step up the fight for immigrant rights, affordable health care, prosperity, and equality.

Lehigh Valley for All was formed in the aftermath of the 2016 elections to connect, organize and mobilize progressives across the valley. Lehigh Valley For All organizes rallies, provides a platform for progressive candidates, coordinates calls to representatives, builds organizes progressive voters and informs the community on issues affecting their lives.

Make the Road Pennsylvania builds the power of Latino and working class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and survival services. Se Hace Camino Pennsylvania se dedica a la organización de la clase trabajadora en comunidades Latinos, organizando poder para lograr justicias.

Why Courts Matter Pennsylvania is a project of the Center for American Progress, led by The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center. No matter the issue — voting rights, employment discrimination, environmental regulation, health care, immigration — our federal judiciary plays an important role in the lives of hardworking Americans. The Why Courts Matter Pennsylvania coalition plays a unique role in educating Pennsylvanians about the importance of the federal judiciary and how it affects our daily lives.

MoveOn Our members are a force for social justice and political progress. We come from all 50 states and all walks of life. Together, we are at once large and nimble, targeting our resources purposefully, yet pivoting quickly as we identify new opportunities for change and mobilize to seize them. Our rapid-response organizing and campaigning, communications interventions, digital innovation, rigorous data science and testing, and culture of grassroots participation have repeatedly combined to produce real-world impact, changing outcomes and making our country better. See our Facebook page for details on upcoming actions.

Tuesdays with Toomey joins together EVERY TUESDAY all over Pennsylvania to ask Senator Toomey to listen and address the needs of all his constituents. Check the events tab at our Facebook page for details about this week’s visit at the Toomey office closest to you! Yes, this is every Tuesday outside Toomey’s office on Cedar Crest Boulevard and focuses on the outrage of the week. Healthcare, Immigrants, Rule of Law, Mass shootings, the Environment, Mueller’s investigation, Trump administration corruption … the list is as long as the transgressions of this president!

Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy organization working to create the political will for a livable world. Our chapter is one of more than 450 chapters in the U.S. and globally!

Citizens’ Climate Lobby’s highest legislative priority is passage of Carbon Fee and Dividend, the climate change solution that both economists and climate scientists say is the “best first-step” to preventing the worst impacts of a warming world. Our market-based carbon dividend policy will drastically reduce emissions, create jobs, and support small businesses and families — all without growing government.

Indivisible Lehigh Valley is a local group that implements a national strategy developed from lessons of the Tea Party’s rise and composed of two key strategic components: (1) Targeting individual Members of Congress (MoCs) and (2) A defensive approach purely focused on stopping Trump from implementing an agenda built on racism, authoritarianism, and corruption. Specifically, actions at Town halls, Local public events, District office visits, and Coordinated calls.

Power Lehigh Valley is a multi-racial, intergenerational community organization. We’ve got three campaigns underway … and we’ll be publishing a Candidate Scorecard before the November elections. Get involved in a campaign! 1) End Cash Bail in Lehigh Valley! 2) Fund the Allentown 6-point plan: affordable housing, equity in development and establish a human relations position in the city. 3) Justice for Joseph Santos, who was murdered by police outside Dorney Park in August.