Advocacy Toolkit

The pen is mightier...

Check out our guide to writing your own letter to the editor -- and learn how letters can change public policy.

Get started

Updates & Resources

  1. Background North Korea: Diplomatic Openings and Giving Credit to Donald Trump 

    With North Korea’s nuclear program, there is no standing still: either things are getting better, or they will get worse. At a time when South Korean President Moon Jae-in has carved out new openings for diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula, President Trump deserves credit for taking a risk for peace by agreeing to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Now, Congress needs to get off the sidelines and engage.

  2. Action Alert The House Farm Bill Could Leave Millions Hungry 

    The farm bill passed by the House Agriculture Committee could force a million people off the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps). SNAP helps more than 40 million people put food on the table and prevent hunger.

  3. Event Conference Call: Mobilize Your Community for Peace 

    Monday, April 30 at 8pm

    It’s been another overwhelming week of news. President Trump launched an unauthorized attack on Syria without congressional consent. Senators from both parties introduced a war authorization bill that would expand the president’s war powers further than ever.

  4. Because of You

    Your support makes it possible to advocate for peace, justice, and an earth restored.

    Donate Now
  1. Where witness meets advocacy: FCNL's new Quaker Welcome Center on Capitol Hill. Learn more 
All News

FCNL Events

Join a community of friends in events around the country.

Find events near you 

Featured

  1. 2018 Blue Ridge Gathering 
    1. April 29 in Mt. Tabor, VA
  2. 75th Anniversary Celebration 
    1. May 11-13, 2018 in Richmond, IN

Who is FCNL?

Advocates

Constituents around the country work with FCNL to build relationships with their members of Congress and change policies.

Find resources for advocacy

Lobbyists

Our professional lobbyists are known for their integrity and principled analysis.

More about our work on the Hill

Quakers

Friends are at the core of our work, in the way we approach policy change, and in the positions we advocate.

More about Quakers