Our 2023 team of high school composters in the US Caitlin with her host Stella in Nairobi (2023) Nina and her team make soap in Georgia (2023) Caitlin in Nairobi (2023)

The Advocacy Project

Org #29023
Vetted since 2015 Staff Favorite
1998
year founded
$306,657
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
18
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Advocacy Project - A Voice for the Voiceless The Advocacy Project (AP) helps marginalized communities around the world take action against the root causes of their disempowerment in a way that benefits society as a whole and produces social change. To do this, we partner with community-based advocates who represent these communities and share their problems. Our support for partners is innovative and effective. First, we deploy Peace Fellows (experienced graduate students) to help partners tell their story, launch campaigns, and strengthen their organization: we have deployed 304 Peace Fellows since 2003, and in the process given our Fellows a unique experience. Second, we help partner... read more

Project Leaders
Iain Guest
Iain Guest
Mary Ellen Cain
Mary Ellen Cain
Team
Iain Guest
Organization Information
2201 P Street Nw # 204
Washington, DC 20037
United States
+1 202-758-3328
Organization Information
2201 P Street Nw # 204
Washington, DC 20037
United States
+1 202-758-3328

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Meet The Worm Ladies

By Iain Guest | Project coordinator in the US

This report is going to 21 friends who have donated $1,180 to our appeal on behalf of composters in the informal settlements of Nairobi. Our thanks to you all! Building on your donations we were able... Read the full report ›

Pastoralist Women Advance Peace Between Tribes

By Monica Kinyua | Project coordinator in Kenya

This report is being sent to 58 friends who have donated $7,631 to our peacebuilding efforts between tribes in Northwest Kenya since 2022. We thank you! This project engages women across the... Read the full report ›

Students as Catalysts for Change

By Iain Guest | Project Coordinator

Catalysts for Social Change This report is going to 279 friends of The Advocacy Project who have donated $82,5610 to our fellowship program through GlobalGiving since 2015. This included $18,370 that... Read the full report ›
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