Understanding Advocacy and Action
Do you know what advocacy means? Is donating money the only way to help serve your community? This video will help you understand the importance of advocacy and how to advocate for your community.
1. What does it mean to advocate for a cause?
2. Think of and share an example of doing research as a form of advocacy.
3. Why is action for the common good, good for all?
Pick an issue you are passionate about and feel compelled to advocate for. Then, do some research on the subject and create a presentation on the issue to give to your youth philanthropy group or others. What did you learn that you didn't know before? Going forward what is one action you can take to advocate for the issue you selected?