March 8, 2013

“Grassroots movements provide an opportunity for everyone to have a voice in what our society looks like – It’s at the core of what a democracy can and should be.” – Shannon Frattaroli, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Interview:  Shannon Frattaroli Shannon Frattaroli, PhD is Associate Professor at …

February 6, 2013

Grassroots Change is a project and a network that supports grassroots advocates and leaders. We’re not focused on any single issue, but on dozens of public health and health policy issues that impact our communities. The tie that binds us together is grassroots movement building. We want to see fundamental improvements …

January 31, 2013

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ALEXANDRIA, VA — (Marketwire – Jan 30, 2013) – National PTA® today announced the recipients of its 2013 Outstanding Advocacy Awards, which honor state and local PTAs, as well as individuals for their dedication, leadership and sustained efforts to positively affect child related policy, regulation and legislation. In addition, a …

January 25, 2013

Politico.com When President Barack Obama rolled out his new political outfit last week, he and his allies declared it would be powered by grassroots activists and change politics from outside Washington. Not exactly. By KENNETH P. VOGEL, TARINI PARTI and BYRON TAU | 1/25/13 4:41 AM EST Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/barack-obamas-new-grassroots-group-tied-to-big-liberal-donors-corporations-86708.html#ixzz2J1dNbOiU “Dubbed the “Road Ahead” meeting, the conference was …