Organizations, both national and regional, which share our group’s goals and ideals.
Action NC’s mission is to confront and reduce the root causes of poverty, underdevelopment, and social and economic inequality through grassroots education, training, organization and mobilization. We organize in poor and working-income communities full of talented and committed people looking for an opportunity to work together to build a stronger and more secure future. We... Read More →
Organizational Home: ColoradoCare YES
Submitted By: Jonathan Kotch
A new organization leading a compelling campaign to bring universal health care to Colorado.
ColoradoCareYES assures comprehensive, high quality, economically sustainable health care for all Coloradans. It obtains a federal waiver that allows replacing the Affordable Care Act with a Colorado solution, and it is run by an elected board, independent of partisan politics. Premiums are collected from everyone based on the individual's ability to pay.
Colorado will do it better, simpler, and less expensively than the current system of national health insurance companies.
Our core message is simple—covers everyone, saves billions, designed in Colorado for Coloradans.
We are an affiliate of Physicians for a National Health Program based in Charlotte, North Carolina. PNHP is a non-profit research and education organization of 18,000 physicians, medical students and health professionals who support single-payer national health insurance.
Healthcare-NOW! (HCN) is a national grassroots organization fighting to win universal, public healthcare for the United States.
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
The North Carolina Council of Churches is a statewide ecumenical organization promoting Christian unity and working towards a more just society.
The North Carolina Justice Center is the state’s preeminent voice for economic, social and political justice. As a leading progressive research and advocacy organization, our mission is to eliminate poverty in North Carolina by ensuring that every household in the state has access to the resources, services and fair treatment it needs to achieve economic... Read More →
Vision Statement: We envision healthy, thriving communities, where all individuals and families have equal opportunity to enjoy optimal health and wellness and may choose to exercise their right to health care that is high quality, affordable, and accessible. Missions: Educating and empowering people about health policy. Implement an efficient, universal, publicly-funded not for profit health... Read More →
Planned Parenthood South Atlantic is a private, nonprofit family planning agency that respects and protects the rights of each woman and man to make informed reproductive decisions. Our mission is to provide accessible, high-quality health care and information to clients and to serve as advocate and educator to the community on responsible human sexuality.