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Northern Virginia political groups

Arlington Co | Alexandria | Fairfax (Co/City/Falls Church) | Loudoun Co | Prince William Co | DC or MD

Groups located in DC or MD

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No. of organizations found: 21

31st Street Swing Left, Washington, DC

We are a growing group of regular people in the DC, MD and VA area who want to strengthen our democracy and help elect Democrats.

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Washington, DC

Brady is working to reduce gun violence 25% by 2025.

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, Washington, DC

We are countering the gun lobby through cutting-edge policy development and aggressive advocacy.

DC Unite for Progress, Washington, DC

We mobilize DC residents to support candidates working to build a more inclusive, equitable, and accountable democracy for their constituents.

Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee, Washington, DC

We’re fighting to elect local Democrats, retake statehouses, and end right-wing gerrymandering across the country.

Emily's List, Washington, DC

We ignite change by getting pro-choice Democratic women elected to office.

Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Washington, DC

The mission of the Grassroots Coordinating Committee (GCC) is to coordinate the efforts of progressive organizations.

Human Rights Campaign, Washington, DC

The largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer Americans.

Human Rights Campaign, Washington, DC

The Human Rights Campaign and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation together serve as America's largest LGBTQ civil rights organization., Washington, DC is a bold new 501(c)(4) advocacy group whose goal is to build a "Jobs-First Movement" to create good paying American jobs and grow an economy that works for everyone. Our mission is to promote the “Jobs-First Movement” as an aspirational economic message for the 2018 midterms (and beyond). In order to accomplish this mission, we are partnering with other organizations in order to co-author policy-focused op-eds, organize economic forums, draft DNC Resolutions, and lobby candidates and elected officials to integrate this message into their campaign platforms., Washington, DC is a bold new 501(c)(4) advocacy group whose goal is to build a Jobs-First Movement to create good paying American jobs and grow an economy that works for everyone.

National Woman's Party, Washington, DC

We are recommitting ourselves to the fight for full equality for all women.

Nope Neighbors, Washington, DC

We are committed to flipping Congress from red to blue by getting involved in congressional and state legislative races.

People For the American Way, Washington, DC

Progressive advocacy organization founded to fight right-wing extremism.

Progressives for Equality and Compassion for Everyone, MD

To support progressive democrats get elected up and down the ballot

RISE District, Washington, DC

RISE District is a coalition of resistance, campaign, and advocacy groups located in the District of Columbia, Virginia, and Maryland.

She Should Run, Washington, DC

More than 26,000 women have been inspired to consider a run for office through She Should Run.

Sister District DC, Washington, DC

Supports state legislature Dem candidates in PA in 2018, VA in 2019

SwingLeftHoCoMD, Howard County, MD

Voter registration, restoration of rights, canvassing

Voto Latino, Washington, DC

Civic engagement, issue advocacy, and leadership development for young Latinos.

Women's Information Network , Washington, DC

Washington's premier professional, political, social network dedicated to informing, connecting, and empowering young, pro-choice, Democratic women.
Other resources

Virginia Grassroots Coalition. Listings for Virginia Groups. Candidates to help. District & Candidate profiles.

Indivisible. Find local groups. Sign up or register yours.

Organizing for Action [7/2019 this seems to have changed to "All on the Line"] Obama organization. Local groups forming. Sign up or register yours at bottom of homepage.

People Power Affiliated with ACLU. Join a local group or form a group.

Woman's March Virginia. Forming local groups. Website

Start a Local Group

  • How to Build an Underground Resistance Force in 16 Steps, by Kim Drew Wright,, February 15, 2017 .

  • Indivisible Group Leader Toolkit. The Indivisible website has much good advice on starting your own Grassroots group. Twitter: @IndivisibleTeam