Check out our issue backgrounders to learn how local and global issues affect the lives of people in our communities and around the world. Bring the issues to life in your classroom with a library of resources to engage your students in learning about local and global issues.
This Is Your Campaign—Blaze Your Own Trail
The D.I.Y. Campaign walks you through the process of planning your own totally customized campaign from start to finish by covering all the basic steps of taking action.Our campaigns cover a wide variety of actions and issues, but we know that sometimes you’ve just got to do your own thing.
Here’s How to Run Your Campaign
1. Investigate and Learn
Discover the issues that affect people in your community and around the world and choose one to take action on.
2. Action Plan
Learn about the skills, talents and passions that your team members have and set a goal and plan action that will let you use them.
3. Take Action
Use the skills you identified in your team members to take action in a way that makes a meaningful difference on your chosen issue.
4. Report and Celebrate
Sit down as a group and reflect on the impacts you’ve made throughout the month and share your impact on social media with your own hashtag.