ELCA Advocacy Action Center
Please select an Action Alert to take action on vital issues affecting our communities right now.
Senate support to Keep Women and Girls Safe Globally
A bipartisan group of Senators has recently introduced the Keeping Women and Girls Safe from the Start Act of 2021(S.765).
Peace Not Walls - May
Urge Secretary of State Blinken to take concrete action against Israeli impunity in the occupied territories.
Please Support the people of Burma (Myanmar)
On February 1, 2021, the military of Burma (also known as Myanmar) launched a coup that overthrew the country's democratically elected government.
Support an Afghan Adjustment Act
Congress must act now to pass the Afghan Adjustment Act to ensure Afghans seeking to make the United States their home can apply to become lawful permanent residents after one year.
Support Augusta Victoria Hospital (AVH)
Ask your U.S. senators and representative to encourage the U.S. government to support AVH by helping to cover its cancer treatment costs for Palestinian patients from the West Bank and. Invite your U.S. Senators and Representative to visit the hospital.
Support Disaster Relief and Prevention
Many of us in the U.S. and across the world either have experienced, or are experiencing, the effects of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Our institutions and public policies to be better prepared for this ongoing reality.
Support the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act
Join faith leaders in contacting Congress to pass the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act
Support the Global Fight Against Malnutrition
Chronic malnutrition of children under 5 years has decreased between 1990 and 2020, from 253 million to 144 million globally. Investments by the United States and other poverty-reducing multilateral efforts have contributed greatly to this progress.
Take action to help end HIV and AIDS today
Bring transformative HIV/AIDS public policy to the attention of your policymakers, congregation and community.