We are intentional about uplifting our most vulnerable communities and sharing impactful narratives through our partnerships and campaigns. This work includes local and national activations that center the voices of veterans, seniors, and working families.
Stop the MAGA Shutdown - Lobby Day
Leading up to the expected government shutdown at the end of September 2023, Courage for America tapped 9 creators to ask their audiences to sign a petition to call on Congress to stop the MAGA shutdown. Over 115,000 people signed that petition.
MAGA's Fault If We Default - Lobby Day
Courage for America was joined by key members of House Democratic leadership, creators, and constituents to demand that the MAGA House answer for threatening a default unless Congress slashes critical health care, veterans’ benefits, law enforcement, and education funding. The all-day event consisted of a training session, office drop-ins, a press conference, and meetings with Congressional staff and members.
Back Off Our Benefits Bus Tour
From March 30 to April 17, 2023, Courage for America’s Back Off Our Benefits national bus tour traversed the country, stopping in 13 House districts to urge Speaker McCarthy and the MAGA House to not cut essential programs like Social Security, Medicare, SNAP, and veterans’ benefits.
Not On Our Watch
The two-year anniversary of the January 6th insurrection marked the launch of our first national activation with veterans, officers, and Americans across the country who were distressed over the growing escalation of political violence. They called on Republican House leaders to put an end to political violence and hold their members accountable.