Policy Research, Analysis and Advocacy Training and Events

Our advocacy trainings are designed to provide you with a comprehensive overview of what advocacy really means for nonprofit organizations and incorporating it into your work. Specifically, we examine the legal rights and responsibilities of nonprofits, discuss ways to connect with elected officials, explore ways of evaluating advocacy efforts, determine whether advocacy work is appropriate for your organization, and work on defining the scope of your efforts through assessing organizational capacity and creating an action plan.

JVA currently offers the following policy research, analysis and advocacy trainings and events:

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See below for our upcoming trainings and events. For our full calendar, click here.