Advocacy | Congregation Beth Am

Advocacy

Advocacy

EQUAL START ADVOCACY: Engaging in activities from educating the community to lobbying on behalf of improved funding and support that will enable high-quality early learning to become available to all children children.

For all Advocacy opportunities, please contact Harvey.

Action What It Is Commitment
Letter writing:
legislative
Write letters to your state representatives urging them to support AB 47 and other early learning initiatives Flexible, 10-15 min. on your own schedule
Local and state
lobbying
Meet with elected officials, such as state representatives, council or school board members, to advocate for early learning As little as one hour/month for some months, with no activity in other months
Letter writing:
thought leadership
Write letters or op-eds supporting early learning and specific legislation for publication online and in print As little as one hour/month for some months, with no activity in other months
Relationship
building
Regularly meet with leaders from local groups, such as League of Women Voters, and Silicon Valley Leadership Group, to explore collaboration opportunities with Equal Start Flexible, 2-6 hours per month
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We strive to live as a holy community whose study and practice of Judaism inspires and challenges us to "do justice, to love kindness and to walk humbly with our God" (Micah 6:8).