ELCA Advocacy Action Center

Join Lutherans in Standing for a strong Farm Bill!
Take action on hunger and call on Congress to support a strong 2018 Farm Bill.
Safeguard Dreamers and all who seek safety in the U.S.
Urge Congress to pass the Dream Act without harming children or families seeking safety in the U.S.
#For Such a Time: Accompany Indigenous People through Advocacy
This February we pray, fast and act to protect funding for services and support for American Indians and Alaska Native programs.
Advocate now: Help end preventable maternal and newborn deaths globally
A bipartisan group of senators and representatives recently introduced the Reach Every Mother and Child Act to help end preventable maternal, newborn, and child deaths globally.
Combat Gender-Based Violence
Globally, an estimated one-in-three women will experience physical, sexual and psychological abuse in their lifetime. Urge senators to support International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) to help prevent violence against women and girls overseas!
Peace Not Walls - February
Dangerous bills that could undermine the work of advocates for a just peace for Palestinians and Israelis continue to make their way through Congress.
Protect vulnerable Central American children and families
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has begun to target parents and caretakers of unaccompanied children for deportation and possible criminal charges. Join us as we urge Congress to use its power to keep families together.
Support Domestic and International Environmental Programs
As Lutherans, we recognize that our failure to protect God's people and all of creation leads to problems that intensify social injustices, resulting in situations where those who are marginalized and vulnerable are most impacted.
Take action to help end HIV and AIDS today!
As people of faith, we must continue to engage in efforts to help end new HIV/AIDS transmissions, provide treatment for those affected, and curb the systemic inequalities that contribute to this epidemic.
#For Such a Time: Take action today for climate resiliency!
This November we pray, fast and act for protection and resiliency in the face of destructive natural disasters and changing weather patterns.
#ForSuchATime: Care For Creation
We pray, fast and act to protect funding for environmental programs that care for all of creation by protecting human health and the environment.
#ForSuchATime: Housing and Homelessness
This October we pray, fast and act to protect people facing homelessness, poverty, and eviction.
#ForSuchATime: Hunger
We pray, fast and act to protect funding for school meals and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) formerly known as food stamps.
#ForSuchATime: International Programs
We pray, fast and act to protect funding for international programs that provide relief and support livelihood for the poorest among us.
#ForSuchATime: Safety Net Programs
We pray, fast and act to protect vital nutritional assistance, housing, and community-strengthening federal programs.