TAKE ACTION

It is often the personal story and connection that has the most impact on an elected official. You don’t have to be an expert or well-paid lobbyist to be an activist. You just need to be willing to share with elected officials why you care about after-school and how they can help.

You don’t have to be an expert or well-paid lobbyist to be an activist

Successful advocacy is also about building a relationship with your elected officials. While you don’t want to bombard them, periodically communicating with them will lead to more success in seeing positive changes for Michigan’s children and youth.

 
 

Be an
Advocate
for After-School

Your help is needed to maintain critical funding in Michigan to support after-school programs. Download a talking points document that provides more information on the issue.