Mobilize your cause: Free resources

We’ve assembled the following directory of resources for change-makers, nonprofits, activists, social entrepreneurs and political reformers looking to mobilize your cause. Contact us for information about holding a Mobilize Your Cause bootcamp in your town or for your organization.

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Note: Scroll down to Social bookmarks for a link to see all the sites and tools included in the following presentations.

Mobilizing your social network at BlogWorld Expo

Small Change: Why the revolution will not be tweeted: provocative but flawed article by Malcolm Gladwell (New Yorker)


• Andres Glusman, Vice President Strategy & Community,
• Giselle Diaz Campagna, Development Director, Free Speech TV
• Justin Perkins, Director of Nonprofit Strategy, Care2
• George Weiner, CTO, Do Something

Presentations and tools you can use (Short presentation at BlogWorld Expo by JD Lasica on Oct. 16, 2010, embedded above) and tools you can use (Presentation at SF State University LearningLAB by JD Lasica on Oct. 1, 2010)
Move the Needle: How to activate your supporters (Presentation at The Hub SoMa by JD Lasica on Slideshare, August 2010, embedded)
Mobilize Your Cause: 12 steps to a successful cause campaign (Presentation given at Personal Democracy Forum by JD Lasica, June 2010, shared on Slideshare)
Mobilize your cause: Tools and Building a Program (Presentation given at Personal Democracy Forum by JD Lasica, June 2010, shared on Slideshare)
The Art of Storytelling for Social Entrepreneurs (Presentation given at LaunchFest by Sloane Berrent, May 2010, shared on Slideshare)

Social bookmarks

• All the sites & resources mentioned in the above presentations are bookmarked on Delicious at:


6 Twitter tips Monitoring-Dashboard

The following handouts are released under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial license — you’re free to republish, remix or redistribute them.

• 12 steps to mobilize your cause (download PDF;

• 40 hashtags for social good (download PDF;

• 12 social action hubs for nonprofits & social change organizations (