RiseOut works to mobilize people across New York State to work as change agents, ensuring that the diverse concerns of LGBTQ community members are heard. Find out how you can participate in RiseOut, so that we are all equipped to be strong advocates for LGBTQ New Yorkers.
Black, Latinx, and poor students will bear the brunt of Governor Cuomo’s threat to withhold 20% of state aid to education. We need immediate, long term, sustainable solutions from state legislators to protect our students from devastating cuts.Email Governor Cuomo now and tell him we must raise revenues and protect students from devastating cuts!
The Civic Engagement Commission (CEC) will be running a participatory budgeting process
designed by youth in partnership with the Coro New York Leadership Center PB Youth
Fellowship Program. The goal of the project is to engage and empower young people to decide
how to spend $100,000 on projects designed to meet their needs and address their interests.
To facilitate this process, the CEC will be launching an exciting new participatory digital platform
where young people can submit ideas, create groups to hold discussions, and vote on projects
your organization proposes.
We’re partnering with community organizations across NYC to educate voters about Ranked Choice Voting!To help your community vote with confidence, join our training sessions on voter outreach for community organizations this Jan and Feb.