This study is useful in grant writing, press releases, and social media posts. Download the entire report here:
Engaging your board, volunteers, and neighborhoods in voter registration drives that you can mobilize when the time comes. Remember though, we are NOT partisan, so know the rules. No endorsements of any political party or candidate, ever. We talk about issues, which is critical to Habitat’s mission. Here are some resources to download:
Habitat Texas’ advocacy agenda is set by affiliates. Planning is underway for the 2019 legislative session. Based on previous years’ agenda, the next will include an update to TDHCA’s Bootstrap Loan Program and property tax exemption extended for nonprofits.
One thing we will consider: The appetite to request property tax refunds for nonprofits who lease their facilities from a landlord.
Advocacy begins in the home district: with you. Email email@example.com to sign up.
Use this interactive map to let lawmakers know how Bootstrap affects their district. If you don’t use Bootstrap, let them know that more resources would help your affiliate access it better. (Plus, your Habitat family needs you, even if you don’t use it).
Visit the Bootstrap Map Page.