44 progressive Florida organizations that could use your help right now

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ORGANIZERS:

The League of Women Voters of Florida

Mission: A nonpartisan political organization, the League of Women Voters of Florida is engaged in activism on several fronts in Florida, including the battle to make congressional districts fairer. The League is currently heading the Florida Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence in an effort to reduce gun crimes and death.

Contact: 850-224-2545; [email protected] Website: thefloridavoter.org Best way to help: You can join the group or donate to the cause on their website.

Organize Florida

Mission: Organize Florida, formerly known as the Orlando-based Organize Now group, is an organization of community members dedicated to the issues of social justice for an "equal and fair Florida for all."

Contact: 407-956-0997; [email protected] Website: orgfl.org Best way to help: You can both sign up to join and donate on their website.

Valencia College Peace and Justice Institute

Mission: The Peace and Justice Institute promotes harmonious values for all and seeks to engage in conversation that teach people about each other with respect.

Contact: 407-582-2291; [email protected] Website: valenciacollege.edu/pji Best way to help: Attend their events for community outreach that can be found on their Facebook page at facebook.com/valenciapeaceandjustice

Central Florida Jobs With Justice

Mission: A coalition of working people, unions, community organizations and students, Central Florida Jobs With Justice works to build power in these communities.

Contact: 407-451-2472 Website: cfjwj.org Best way to help: You can join the team or donate to the cause on their website.

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