Recommended Organizations

The DA recommends investments in high-impact, progressive organizations that generate bold policy ideas, drive progressive messages, organize key constituencies, and support the next generation of leaders.

Click on a group to learn more about how it is part of the progressive infrastructure or use the filter to sort by issue area. Organizations are listed alphabetically.

To view groups part of the DA "Resistance Map," click Defending Democracy on the blue navigation bar above.

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Advancement Project

A next-generation, multiracial civil rights organization using innovative tools and strategies.

America Votes

A permanent campaign to continually advance progressive causes.

American Constitution Society

Making a difference in the legal debates that shape our democracy.

Americans for Financial Reform

Core mission: a financial system that supports a more equitable economy.

Ballot Initiative Strategy Center

Strengthening democracy by building a national strategy for ballot measures.

Brennan Center for Justice

Holding political institutions accountable to the ideals of democracy and justice for all.


Providing data services for the progressive movement.

Center for American Progress

Independent nonpartisan policy institute dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans.

Center for Community Change

Building power for low-income people to change their communities and public policies.