Use the following table to brainstorm as many ways to take action as you can to get results on the civic issue of your choice. Write a statement of the results you want before you start!
Participating as an individual
Personal actions like volunteering, signing a petition, attending a meeting or expressing your opinion.
Working together as a group
Collective actions such as joining or forming a group with like-minded people to plan and organize activities.
Building public support
Outreach actions like holding a rally or starting a communications campaign to convince others to support your cause.
Working through the political system
Actions like contacting a politician or presenting a petition to bring an issue to elected officials and others involved in politics and government.