Join us on the Hill
Rally together with Habitat supporters from across the state at the Minnesota State Capitol on Thursday, April 18! You'll experience an inspiring program, you'll have the chance to meet with your legislators, and you'll get all the training you need to advocate effectively. All you need to bring is your passion for Habitat’s mission.
Habitat on the Hill is completely free. You’ll receive a light breakfast, boxed lunch, and Habitat swag. See you on the Hill!
Cost - Free!
Location - Minnesota State Capitol
-Rally in the Rotunda
-Registration, Breakfast, and Lunch in the L'Etoile du Nord Vault Room
9:30 a.m. – Registration and breakfast (Vault Room)
Program timing to come!
Questions? Contact the team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your Legislator Meetings 101
When you're meeting with your legislators to advocate for something important to you, just remember: they work for you! We've got all the tools you'll need for successful lawmaker meetings. Click the links below to access the files.
Legislative Meeting Guide - coming soon
This worksheet includes a legislative meeting outline, key talking points, and other helpful tips.
Legislative Leave-Behind - coming soon
Give this document to your legislators when you meet. It explains more about Habitat and our legislative asks this year.
How to Tell Your Story
Human connection is the most important part of grassroots advocacy work. A good story can impact a lawmaker much more than a mountain of statistics. Advocacy with Habitat is your opportunity to share why you are passionate about Habitat and affordable homeownership. These resources will help.
How to Tell Your Story - coming soon
This worksheet can help you create your own story you can share with your legislators.
Social Media Guide - coming soon
Find out how to engage with key decision-makers over social media to multiply your impact.
More Habitat Stories
Check out our blog for more stories of Habitat homeowners, volunteers, advocates, news, and more.
More Habitat Resources
Your lawmakers might ask you questions that you don't have the answers to. That's OK! You can just let a member of our Advocacy Team know and they will follow up. But here are a few additional resources that might be helpful for you.
Racial Disparities in Housing Fact Sheet
Overview of how Minnesota's racial disparities in housing were intentionally created through racist policies and practices and how Habitat's part of the solution.
Race and Housing Series
View all the blogs we've created on the history of racial discrimination in housing, plus many more resources.