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Join the Progressive Movement in Texas

Progressive organizations working to make Texas a better place in 2021

Find an issue that’s important to you and join the movement: donate, join lists, volunteer.

Editor’s Note: This piece was originally published in 2019, and has been updated to highlight Black-founded & Black-led advocacy organizations working to change the future of Texas in these issue areas. If you know of a nonprofit or advocacy organization working for progressive change that we should add, please send a note to

As we work toward the goal of a forward-thinking Texas that embraces progressive values, Texans have a wealth of nonprofits and organizations to get involved with to help build a stronger Texas in 2020.

Progress Texas regularly works with groups around the state, the following is a list of those groups working for positive change. Look over the list, find an issue that is important to you, and join the movement: donate, join lists, volunteer.

Black-founded & Black-led Texas Organizations


Abortion Access & Reproductive Rights


Campaigns & Elections


Civil Rights, Social Justice, & Multi-Issue


Criminal Justice


Disability Rights


Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault


Economic Empowerment & Workers’ Rights






Faith in Politics


Gun Reform


Health Care




LGBTQIA+ Equality


Marijuana Reform


Voting Rights & Democracy