This Resources page is intended to connect our supporters with the many organizations and groups working to improve our county, state, and country. We are always updating this list - feel free to email us information and a link to your group. The time is ripe to reach out and speak out on behalf of ourselves, our communities, and our country.

Please keep in mind that these listings are not necessarily endorsed by WMNV - we are presenting the list as a clearinghouse for information.


International & Immigration

International & Immigration

CALIFORNIA IMMIGRANT YOUTH JUSTICE ALLIANCE

CIYJA is an Immigrant Youth-led statewide alliance made up of 13 established organizations throughout California. CIYJA advocates for immigrant rights, and organize to help bring awareness to communities. http://www.ciyja.org/

FOUNDATION FOR ETHNIC UNDERSTANDING

The Foundation for Ethnic Understanding is a non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening relations between ethnic communities. The Foundation was formed to promote understanding and cooperation between and among thnic groups and to reduce the existing tensions among diverse racial and ethnic communities. http://www.ffeu.org

J STREET

J Street is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans who want Israel to be secure, democratic and the national home of the Jewish people. http://jstreet.org/

Local Issues

Local

INNOVATIONS COMMUNITY CENTER

Napa’s consumer-staffed mental health program that supports individuals from underserved communities. The Center explores the complex interplay between mental health services and aging, poverty, race, immigration status, sexual identity and substance abuse. http://www.innovationscommunitycenter.org

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF NAPA COUNTY

America's nonpartisan voter information resource since 1920, the League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. http://napa.ca.lwvnet.org/ target="_blank"

NAPA CLIMATE NOW

A citizens' organization educating our community and advocating our legislators for smart action in response to the climate crisis, based on the latest climate science. Facebook Page

NAPA VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

The Community Foundation is a local non-profit that mobilizes resources, inspires giving, builds knowledge and provides leadership on vital community issues to improve the quality of life for all in Napa County. http://www.napavalleycf.org/

NAPA VISION 2050

Napa Vision 2050, a public welfare organization, advocates for public health and environmental rights in the Napa Community. The group advocates for responsible long-range planning. Top issues include high local cancer rates, inappropriate rural development, air quality, and water quality. www.napavision2050.org

ON THE MOVE BAY AREA

On the Move incubates initiatives based on the interests, passions and commitment of young leaders that represent the diversity of their communities. http://www.onthemovebayarea.org/ target="_blank"

PUERTAS ABIERTAS

Puertas Abiertas (Open Doors) Community Resource Center works hand in hand with Latinos to inspire and achieve healthy living, self-sufficiency, and opportunities for leadership and community engagement. http://puertasabiertasnapa.org/

RISE UP NAPA

Rise Up Napa is a progressive local group focused on preserving human rights, civil liberties, women's rights, LGBTQ rights, the environment, racial equality and religious freedoms. They believe protecting individuals’ and groups’ rights to make choices regarding their religion, beliefs, bodies and who they love makes for a better society. Facebook Page

News & Opinion

News & Opinion

POLITIFACT

Politifact has specialized in fact-checking online journalism since 2007, and is famous for their “truth-o-meter,” which rates statements by politicians, pundits, and the media on a scale from true to pants on fire. http://www.politifact.com/

POP VOX

This site has a weekly legislature overview of the bills and actions that are being voted on and their progress through the system. They also have state information. They do polls and seem to be non-partisan. https://www.popvox.com/

Political Issues

Political

CALIFORNIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY

The official state site for the Democratic Party. http://www.cadem.org

CHANGE.ORG

Change.org is a platform for activists to start petitions, mobilize supporters, and work with decision-makers to drive solutions. https://www.change.org/

COURAGE CAMPAIGN

Courage Campaign is fighting to make California and the U.S. more progressive. Their priorities are economic justice, human rights, and corporate/political accountability. http://www.couragecampaign.org/

DEMOCRATS

The official national site for the Democratic Party. https://democrats.org/

INDIVISIBLE

Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen. https://www.indivisibleguide.com/

MOVE ON

MoveOn, which was launched in 1998, is the largest independent, progressive, digitally-connected organizing group in the United States. http://front.moveon.org/

SWING LEFT

Swing Districts are places where the winner of the last House of Representatives election was determined by a thin margin. Swing Left helps activists find and commit to supporting progressives in a Swing District close to home to ensure Democrats take back the House in 2018. https://swingleft.org

THE SIXTY FIVE

The name refers to the 65 million Americans who rejected DT for president. Visit the site for a weekly call to action. https://thesixtyfive.org

WOMEN'S MARCH

Women's March on Washington’s well-developed and informative site. Site includes a wealth of information and calls to direct actions including promotion of local Huddles to advance the aims of the Women's Marches. https://www.womensmarch.com