Local Advocacy

All politics is local. Get involved in grassroots advocacy efforts by connecting with your state affiliate, scheduling meetings with members of congress, attending a local fundraiser, or representing ANDPAC at an affiliate meeting.

  • How to Meet with Your Members of Congress

    Use this resource to learn how to schedule a meeting with the offices of your senator or House representative. Detailed scripts and outlines are available to make the process easy for you.

  • Tips for Success in Advocacy

    Lawmakers need to hear from nutrition professionals like you who are experts in food, nutrition and health. Become a champion for nutrition with these tips for gaining political influence, meeting with policymakers, speaking in public forums and crafting effective messages.

  • Attend a Local Fundraiser

    ANDPAC sponsors Academy members to attend local fundraisers for members of Congress in-district and in Washington, D.C.

  • Leadership Roles for Members

    When Academy members, staff and political action come together to deliver the right fact-based message, at the right time, in the right place, grassroots advocacy successes can happen.