It is always important to engage with your elected officials, but it is particularly important in an election year like this one. U.S. government policies greatly impact people’s lives in this country and around the world. Those who are poor or marginalized are often affected the most. As Christians, we must educate ourselves about candidates’ stances on fundamental concerns of justice, peace and the well-being of creation.
We invite you to consider this resource for the upcoming elections. As you consider the issues that are most important to you, think about how you can raise them with the men and women who hold elected office in our country: 2016 election resource
We have numerous constituents and partners from around the world come to Washington to advocate with us every year. If you want to learn how to be an advocate in your community, review these tips or contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
As we consider how to best engage with our elected officials this election season, we would like to share some of the groups whom we have partnered with in advocacy recently: