Communications Strategies that Fast Track Policy Change

In recent years we’ve seen major progress on seemingly intractable social issues including juvenile justice reform and healthcare disparities among vulnerable populations. Strategic, coordinated media projects and campaigns are tipping the scales and helping to rapidly advance policy change across a wide-spectrum of issues. Mary Lou Fulton of The California Endowment, Cassandra Stalzer of the Rasmuson Foundation and Vince Stehle of Media Impact Funders discussed communication strategies that are moving the needle, and how funders can incorporate lessons learned.

Learn more about the cases highlighted (downloadable) and read a wrap up post by Philanthropy Northwest’s Jon Stahl.