Change Stories

NYLCV campaigns for candidate with help from their Databank

The New York League of Conservation Voters had a mission: to ensure Brian Foley got elected to the 3rd State Senate District on Long Island. Foley’s strong pro-environment credentials made him an attractive choice for the non-partisan, policy making, and political action organization. NYLCV used many of the same efforts you typically see in a… Read more

Science Debate 2008 initiative sees groundswell of support through online signup

What do Bill Nye the Science Guy, Arne Carlson, David Politzer, and over 12,000 other scientists and science buffs have in common? They have all signed on to Science Debate 2008. This grassroots initiative, spearheaded by a growing number of scientists and other concerned citizens, is quickly picking up momentum in the online world. After… Read more

The Databank helps GEAN protect Jekyll Island and secure land conservation funding

Georgia Environmental Action Network is thanking its supporters for their powerful actions, which led to two recent successes. First was the unanimous passing of a version of HB 214 that includes historic and important protections for the south end of Jekyll Island. The second was securing funding, including $42.5 million for land conservation and $19… Read more

Two LCV state affiliates increase monthly donors with help from their Databank

The national League of Conservation Voters used a competition between all the state-level affiliates to generate interest for members to become monthly donors. The organization that could gain the most monthly donors in the limited time-frame was given a grand prize of $1,000 to help their cause. The top two competitors were Databank clients Wisconsin… Read more

Virginia organizing improves grassroots fundraising effectiveness with tools from thedatabank

Virginia Organizing’s issue work is critical – community leaders across Virginia are taking on predatory lending, racial profiling, tax reform, health care, affordable housing, environmental protection and more. As community organizers, VOP engages in intensive leadership development AND in bringing people together to make concrete changes that improve the quality of their lives. All of… Read more