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The first of four tracks of the OFA Professional Fellowship has come to an end. Get the inside scoop on the journey—and what comes next

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  • Get the facts: Read the Truth Team Digest

    The real deal on Iran, news from NASA, and more money saved by Obamacare. Here's a round up of this week's top news.

    Read some important stories from the week that you don't want to miss.

    No fluff, just facts—that's the Truth Team way.

  • "Everything I learned in the last four weeks I will use for the rest of my life."

    The second track of the OFA Professional Fellowship just finished up—and these professional-grade trainers are already making things happen.

    After four weeks of online courses, professional fellows from the Training Management track convened in Chicago to put their newly acquired skills to the test by helping to run the annual Train-the-Trainer workshop for OFA volunteer leaders.

  • "Everything I learned in the last four weeks I will use for the rest of my life."

    The second track of the OFA Professional Fellowship just finished up—and these professional-grade trainers are already making things happen.

    After four weeks of online courses, professional fellows from the Training Management track convened in Chicago to put their newly acquired skills to the test by helping to run the annual Train-the-Trainer workshop for OFA volunteer leaders.

  • "Everything I learned in the last four weeks I will use for the rest of my life."

    The second track of the OFA Professional Fellowship just finished up—and these professional-grade trainers are already making things happen.

    After four weeks of online courses, professional fellows from the Training Management track convened in Chicago to put their newly acquired skills to the test by helping to run the annual Train-the-Trainer workshop for OFA volunteer leaders.

  • "Everything I learned in the last four weeks I will use for the rest of my life."

    The second track of the OFA Professional Fellowship just finished up—and these professional-grade trainers are already making things happen.

    After four weeks of online courses, professional fellows from the Training Management track convened in Chicago to put their newly acquired skills to the test by helping to run the annual Train-the-Trainer workshop for OFA volunteer leaders.

  • "Everything I learned in the last four weeks I will use for the rest of my life."

    The second track of the OFA Professional Fellowship just finished up—and these professional-grade trainers are already making things happen.

    After four weeks of online courses, professional fellows from the Training Management track convened in Chicago to put their newly acquired skills to the test by helping to run the annual Train-the-Trainer workshop for OFA volunteer leaders.

  • Get the facts: Read the OFA Truth Team Digest

    The economy, paid-leave, Iran, and more. Here's a round up of some of last week's news.

    A handful of important stories from last week that you don't want to miss.

    No fluff, just facts—that's the Truth Team way.

  • Join the conversation on Iran—add your name

    Everyone's talking about the Iran deal. Here's why it's so critical for you to stay informed.

    Earlier this month, the United States and its international partners finalized an agreement with Iran crafted to prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

    Many leading scientists and non-proliferation experts have already spoken up in support of the agreement, but the conversation is far from over.

    The heated rhetoric about this deal started before it was even finalized. Stay informed and add your voice to the conversation.


  • Join the conversation on Iran—add your name

    Everyone's talking about the Iran deal. Here's why it's so critical for you to stay informed.

    Earlier this month, the United States and its international partners finalized an agreement with Iran crafted to prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

    Many leading scientists and non-proliferation experts have already spoken up in support of the agreement, but the conversation is far from over.

    The heated rhetoric about this deal started before it was even finalized. Stay informed and add your voice to the conversation.


  • Join the conversation on Iran—add your name

    Everyone's talking about the Iran deal. Here's why it's so critical for you to stay informed.

    Earlier this month, the United States and its international partners finalized an agreement with Iran crafted to prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

    Many leading scientists and non-proliferation experts have already spoken up in support of the agreement, but the conversation is far from over.

    The heated rhetoric about this deal started before it was even finalized. Stay informed and add your voice to the conversation.


  • Fulfilling the promise—one volunteer at a time

    OFA’s Fulfilling the Promise program was created by volunteers to make sure everyone has access to the tools and training necessary to make their voices heard—no matter their level of resources.

    OFA volunteers in underserved communities are making sure everyone has the opportunity to learn how to organize.

    Read how some chapters are learning to increase the impact of their work by hosting events near public transportation, providing a space for children to be supervised, holding events in the evenings to accommodate those who need to work during the day, and using other methods to give everyone a chance to learn the skills they need to take action.

  • Get the facts: Read the Truth Team Digest

    The Clean Power Plan, Medicaid, and paid sick leave—oh my! Here's a round up of last week's top news.

    Read some important stories from the week that you don't want to miss.

    No fluff, just facts—that's the Truth Team way.

  • Get the facts: Read the Truth Team Digest

    Read the latest on LGBT rights, a drop in jobless claims, and more

    It's been a busy week in the news. Stay up-to-date with four stories that are easy to read and even easier to share.

    Check out the latest on LGBT rights, a notable drop in jobless claims, and more.

    No fluff, just facts—that's the Truth Team way.

  • Changing the conversation on climate

    You don’t have to be a policy expert to make a difference. OFA volunteers are learning to make an impact in their own communities.

    You don’t have to be a decision maker to make a difference.

    You don’t have to be a policy expert to take action.

    The 2015 OFA Climate Leaders Summit demonstrated that climate change is an issue for everyone. This isn’t an exclusive club; everyone can contribute in a unique and deliberate way.

    And that's true for any issue. You can start learning how to organize at any age and any skill level.

  • Win a trip to Hawaii

    How about a Hawaiian vacation—on OFA?

    The truth is organizing is happening everywhere. Hawaii is one of the states making great strides on progressive issues. Celebrate that progress in person—enter today to win a free trip.

  • Win a trip to Hawaii

    How about a Hawaiian vacation—on OFA?

    The truth is organizing is happening everywhere. Hawaii is one of the states making great strides on progressive issues. Celebrate that progress in person—enter today to win a free trip.