ELCA Advocacy Action Center
#For Such a Time: July 2017
This July we pray, fast and act to protect funding for international programs that provide relief and support livelihood for the poorest among us.
#For Such a Time: June 2017
This June we pray, fast and act to protect vital nutritional assistance, housing, and community-strengthening federal programs.
#ForSuchATime: August advocacy action!
This August 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: September advocacy action!
This September we pray, fast and act to protect funding for school meals and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) formerly known as food stamps.
Ask Congress to protect our brothers and sisters
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.
One more chance to save health care for millions of Americans! Call your senators now!
Send your thoughts on the healthcare vote now!
Take action against Gender-Based Violence!
Globally, an estimated one-in-three women will experience physical, sexual and psychological abuse in their lifetime. The International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) will help prevent violence against women and girls overseas.
Tell Congress to protect children and families who must flee to safety
President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at crippling the asylum process, increasing the detention of migrants, and expanding border enforcement, among other migration issues.
The House still needs to hear your voice on health care!
Our faith compels us to believe that in a nation of great abundance, we can and should make sure everyone in our country has access to quality affordable health care.
Housing and Homeless Action Alert
Families across our nation deserve housing that is affordable, which is a challenge in both urban and rural communities.