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OFA volunteers participate in the People's Climate March

If you missed the march, don't worry—you haven't missed the movement.

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News Entries in day of action

  • Making the case for action

    OFA volunteers across the country came out in support of comprehensive immigration reform.

    This is how volunteers kicked off OFA August.

  • Coming together to fight for gun violence prevention

    Volunteers across the country called into Washington state to gather support for an initiative that would expand background checks.

    Americans are standing up to powerful special interests and taking the fight to the state level to prevent gun violence. By working together, OFA volunteers were able to make thousands of calls and get pledges from Washingtonians to vote “yes” on Initiative 594, which would expand background checks and close dangerous loopholes in gun sales.

  • It’s time to #PutSolarOnIt

    The longest day of the year is the perfect time to raise awareness about the benefits of solar power.

    On the summer solstice—the longest day of the year—hundreds of clean energy supporters across the country got together to inform people of the facts on solar power and encourage them to be a part of the growing movement. From tweeting to identifying places that could benefit from solar, volunteers got the word out that it’s time to #PutSolarOnIt.

  • Volunteers mobilize to support new EPA regulations

    The President is taking historic action to make sure our children and communities have a healthy future—and volunteers are taking action to help get the word out.

    Check out highlights from OFA's day of action supporting the President's plan to curb carbon pollution.

  • Organizing for climate action

    Hundreds of volunteers gathered for "Years of Living Dangerously" watch parties nationwide—and called on their representatives to act on climate change.

    Take a sneak peek into how volunteers are firing up supporters to act on climate change.

  • What repeal really means

    OFA volunteers made sure their representatives know why health care reform matters.

    Despite the fact that millions of people are benefiting from the Affordable Care Act, some members of Congress have spent the past few years trying to repeal it. We can't let that happen.

    OFA volunteers across the country won’t stand by and let their representatives act this way.

  • Enough of this inaction

    Volunteers tell representatives in the House to lead on comprehensive immigration reform.

    Congress sacrifices up to $37 million dollars a day, simply by refusing to act on a bill that has already passed with bipartisan support in the Senate. That's unacceptable—and that's why OFA volunteers took action in 34 key districts on Saturday.

  • Volunteers demand a #FairFutureNow on Equal Pay Day

    Unless things change, the gender pay gap will continue to hold back families.

    Today, women are the main breadwinner in a record-high 40% of households with children. When women earn less than their fair share, it hurts our families and it hurts our economy. It's time to stand with women everywhere by fighting for the right to equal pay for equal work.

  • Meet the next generation of organizers

    Introducing the Organizer Academy.

    Some of the most passionate new organizers are meeting up this month to hone their skills—and they are having a great time doing it. Take a minute and meet the next generation of organizers.

  • Volunteers tell deniers: Don't be a #ClimateFool

    Stop joking around—it’s real, and it’s affecting our communities.

    Volunteers took matters into their own hands by hand-delivering copies of an important new report on the impacts of climate change to members of Congress are denying science.

  • This is how you change a conversation

    OFA supporters aren’t letting up on climate change.

    Volunteers know the importance of taking action on climate—and they’re not going to let their representatives forget it.