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Organizing for Action: We’re the people who don’t just support progressive change—we’re fighting for it.


Fulfilling the Promise in Tucson

When it comes to making a difference in your own community, on issues big and small, you don't have to feel like you're sitting on the sidelines.

Across the country, OFA volunteers are focused on Fulfilling the Promise, community organizing projects started by local OFA chapters to improve their communities on a local level.

Read how this OFA chapter in Tuscan is working to save a vital youth education program from budget cuts.

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The Empowerment Project: Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things

The Empowerment Project: Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things

The OFA Community Organizing Institute recently screened a documentary that focuses on the positive and powerful female leaders across the country.

The film began with a question: what would you do if you weren’t afraid to fail?

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When it comes to my health, I don't like to take any chances. Once I became a full-time graduate student, I had to go part-time at my job, and as a result, I got dropped from my insurance plan.



Oneida Rodriguez

2014 OFA Spring Fellow

Oneida Rodriguez wanted to get more involved in the progressive issues she cared about.