working to transform local impact into national change
Members of the America Forward Coalition are finding new ways to solve some of our nation’s biggest challenges – from education and poverty alleviation to criminal justice and workforce development. Our Members are part of a network working to collectively promote policies that turn what is working in communities into large-scale national change. Together our Coalition members are driving progress in education, youth development, workforce development, poverty alleviation, criminal justice, and government efficiency in more than 14,500 communities nationwide, touching the lives of 8 million Americans each year.
America Forward provides its members with opportunities to create and shape policy efforts
in support of our collective principles and priorities through the collection and sharing of member perspectives, expertise, and experience. Becoming an America Forward Coalition member also connects you to a network of social innovation organizations and provides you with access to resources, policy briefings, external engagement opportunities, and individual organizational policy support. Join us, and take advantage of the following benefits!
Create and shape our collective policy agenda
Engage with key Administration officials and Members of Congress
Network with Coalition and Network partners
Gain exposure through profiles in America Forward materials and publications
Exclusive access to federal policy updates and insights
Increase your organization’s policy and systems change capacity
Want to learn more about becoming a member of the Coalition?