Solutions Institute

Solutions institute is a solutions based activism with an extensive library of activist tools for legislative research, promotion, organizing, social media, event planning, court appearances, coalition building, lobbying, and protesting. They are a true leader in the frontier of activism with a philosophy of "...good ideas don’t require force. Instead of “banning” things, we help you create better alternatives. Instead of passing new laws, we help you find people-based solutions to the problem. Instead of “requiring” people to do things, we help you create educational materials to cut the problem off at its source..."

community tool box

The Community Tool Box is a free, online resource and platform with thousands of pages of tips and tools for taking action in communities. They have tools and tips for community assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation, advocacy, boycotts and other aspects of community practice.

amnesty international usa

Amnesty International USA has an activist Toolkit can download and access a number of empowering tools and resources for grassroots activism. They are currently the world’s largest grassroots human rights organization, they investigate and expose abuses, educate and mobilize the public, and help transform societies to create a safer, more just world. They received the Nobel Peace Prize for their life-saving work.


GroupSpeak is a new social networking site that focuses on enabling users to connect with others based on the causes they support or oppose. A grassroots tool for organizing social movements and local campaigns.


NFOIC has a large resource center you can use to find government contacts and send freedom of information requests to receive any public information or records available to be used in your activism research.