Get Involved

Ways to Get Involved with AmericaSpeaks

Support AmericaSpeaks’ work of reinvigorating democracy.

Choose to support AmericaSpeaks’ work of reinvigorating democracy.

You play an important role in strengthening our democracy, and making sure that Americans can routinely engage in discussions about decisions that impact their lives.

AmericaSpeaks‘ work has spurred change in communities, cities, states, and regions around the country and internationally.

Below are ways you can help support our efforts to reinvigorate democracy.

1. Participate

Participate in an upcoming AmericaSpeaks meeting. For a list of upcoming opportunities to participate across the country, go to the “Get Involved” tab on our website and choose “Events”.

2. Join our Facilitator Network

Join our network of  more than 5,000 skilled facilitators who make up AmericaSpeaks’ network of dedicated volunteers. For more information, go to the “Facilitators” tab on our website.

3. Stay Informed

Subscribe to our quarterly electronic newsletter on public engagement in decision-making.

4. Get Connected

Connect to other people who are passionate about revitalizing democracy through AmericaSpeaks’ Facebook page, Linked-In Network and Twitter Feed.

5. Keep Up to Date

Keep up to date on the open government directive, learn about the process and discuss new trends and best practices at www.opengovernmentdirections.com.

6. Spread the Word

Email a friend about AmericaSpeaks or share this link to a short video describing AmericaSpeaks’ work,  www.americaspeaks.org/introduction.

7. Request Our Services

Tell us how we might work together to bring citizen engagement to a pressing issue in your community or tell us about your potential project and how we might work together.

8. Donate to AmericaSpeaks

Your support will help us strengthen citizen voice on more issues and in more communities. Please support AmericaSpeaks with a tax-deductible donation today.

9. Write a Letter

Write a letter to the Editor or your Elected Representatives’ in support of local citizen engagement to strengthen democracy.