This Independence Day, Being Patriotic Means Knowing Your Rights

For many, Independence Day means “patriotism,” and these days, that can feel like an awfully loaded term. Conservatives have certainly co-opted it to mean flags and anthems, blind loyalty, militarism, nationalism and xenophobia. For us progressives, patriotism means …

How March for Our Lives is Creating a Safer America

March For Our Lives was created by students in the days following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida just over two years ago. The youth-led movement organizes young people in all 50 states …

Our December grantees thank you for your support

Each month, CREDO members vote on how we distribute funding to three incredible nonprofits. Those small actions add up – with one click, you can help fund groups fighting for civil rights, independent progressive journalism and voting rights. …

Vote for Black Alliance for Just Immigration, Brennan Center for Justice and Women’s March this January

Every month, CREDO members vote to distribute $150,000 to three incredible progressive causes – and every vote makes a difference. This January, you can support groups fighting for racial and social justice, voting rights, and women’s rights by …

Vote for American Civil Liberties Union, The American Prospect and Fair Fight Action this December

Every month, CREDO members vote to distribute $150,000 to three incredible progressive causes – and every vote makes a difference. This December, you can support groups fighting for civil rights, independent progressive journalism and voting rights by voting …

Election Day voting rights victories in Florida and Michigan

Thanks to the activism of CREDO members and our allies on the ground, progressives scored two big voting rights victories in Florida and Michigan on Election Day 2018. Florida In Florida, voters approved the Florida Voting Restoration Amendment …

Millennials and the Midterms: The Potential Power of the RAE

I’m 25. When I get the question “what do you do?” from people my age, I excitedly explain that I work at a non-profit that focuses on voting. Unfortunately, I hear responses like… voting doesn’t actually matter… there’s …

Our September grantees thank you for your support

Each month, CREDO members vote on how we distribute funding to three incredible organizations. Those small actions add up – with one click, you can help fund groups fighting for economic justice, civil rights and voter participation. In …

Making our elections work for everyone: How to protect the vote this November and every election

The 2018 midterm election is one of the most important midterms in decades. It’s the first since the presidency was decided by just 80,000 votes. And it’s the first midterm election since voter turnout scraped by at the …

Vote for these three amazing progressive groups this September

Every month, CREDO members vote to donate $150,000 to three progressive groups. This month, you have the opportunity to fund groups fighting for economic justice, civil rights and voter participation by voting for Other98, the Southern Poverty Law …