partners

We partner with some dope orgs.

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ActBlue is a nonprofit, building fundraising technology for the left. Their mission is to democratize power and help small-dollar donors make their voices heard in a real way. ActBlue develops top-of-the-line fundraising software and offers simple, intuitive tools to help campaigns and organizations connect with new and existing grassroots donors. As a result, nonprofits thrive and progressive campaigns get more donations through ActBlue than any other platform. Together, they help build powerful movements. BLUE Institute is proud to have ActBlue as an official title sponsor of our 2018-2019 trainings. For more information on ActBlue, please click here.

Founded in 2003, Annie’s List was named for Dr. Annie Webb Blanton, the first woman elected to statewide office in Texas in her own right. Annie’s List recruits, trains, supports and elects progressive women who are dedicated to advancing the self-determination, health, safety and financial security of Texas women and their families. For more information on Annie's List, please click here.

The Democracy Labs is a hub for ongoing technology and creative innovation that serves progressive campaigns and organizations at the national, state, and local levels. Their focus is on long-term, sustainable and affordable solutions. An approach that is longer than an election cycle, and isn’t purely dependant on volunteers, can enable more qualified candidates to run for office and for more issue groups to bring about positive social change. For more information on The Democracy Labs, please click here.

Hustle is a one-to-one text messaging platform that scales and humanizes the way that organizations communicate with people. Founded in 2014 as a community engagement tool for campaigns and advocacy, Hustle has evolved to become a leader in changing how individuals and institutions build meaningful, long-lasting relationships. Since 2015, Hustle has reached over 23 million people. For more information on Hustle, please click here .

Democratic GAIN is a national membership association for progressive political professionals and organizations. Since their creation in 2003, they have built and grown an infrastructure that supports and connects their members across the country. Their members – both individuals and organizations – receive access to their premier job board and resume bank, a wide range of career support services, professional development training, events and other networking opportunities, and additional unique benefits.For more information on Democratic Gain, please click here .

Located in Hillsborough County, Florida, the Hillsborough Young Black Professionals are a group of millennials in Tampa Bay who are committed to social progress and equality through public service and legislative advocacy.

Inclusv ensures staff, consultants, and vendors of color are found at every professional level within advocacy, policy, and campaigns and elections. They envision those who are disproportionately represented in almost every negative measure of well being in our society have a seat at the table to create strategies and solutions for change. For more information on Inclusv, please click here.

NDTC is putting the tools needed to start, run and win campaigns in the hands of Democratic candidates up and down the ballot. NDTC’s free, online campaign school is one way to change Democrats’ prospects and win elections in 2018 and beyond.​ For more information on NDTC, please click here.

PowerPAC.org is a social justice organization committed to building long-term political infrastructure for underrepresented communities. For more information on PowerPAC.org, please click here.

Run for Something helps recruit and support young diverse progressives to run for down-ballot races in order to build a bench for the future — the folks we support now could be possible members of the House, Senate, and maybe even President one day. They aim to lower the barriers to entry for these candidates by helping them with seed money, organization building, and access to trainings needed to be successful. For more information on Run for Something, please click here.

The Service Employees International Union (SEIU), an organization of 2-million members united by the belief in the dignity and worth of workers and the services they provide and dedicated to improving the lives of workers and their families and creating a more just and humane society. For more information on SEIU, please click here.

TBJ Brands, LLC is dedicated to breaking barriers for minority, millennial entrepreneurs and professionals to find or create the career of their dreams through a monthly, online book club, weekly blogs posts, and busyness services. For more information on TBJ Brands, LLC, please click here.

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