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.

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National Employment Law Project

Upholds for all workers America's promise of opportunity and economic security.

New Media Ventures

A network of angel investors supporting media and tech startups that disrupts politics.

Organizing for Action

Connecting over five million members in support of a progressive legislative agenda.

People’s Action

A network of grassroots organizations with a fierce reputation for direct action.


A network of state partner organizations filling a critical role in progressive infrastructure.

Public Leadership Institute

Developing public leaders who will improve the economic and social conditions of all Americans.


The kind of politics Paul Wellstone embodied: where we all do better when we all do better.

Roosevelt Institute

A leading research institution supporting new thinking, youth leaders and innovative reforms.

State Innovation Exchange

Organizational hub for multi-state legislative campaigns.