The Alliance for Youth Action grows progressive people power across America by empowering local young people’s organizations to strengthen our democracy, fix our economy, and correct injustices through on-the-ground organizing.

Our Values in Action

These are the values that drive our work and the local organizing that puts these values into action.

The Alliance Network

The Alliance for Youth Action is a nationwide network of youth-led organizations. Each has its own local flavor, and each organization answers to its community’s young people. But all our groups work together to turn out our generation and turn up the political voice of young Americans.

Hot Updates

  • 2022 Annual Alliance Monthly Donor Competition
    This week, eleven Alliance Network organizations will go head to head in a nationwide match to grow their monthly donor programs, build towards more sustainable and people-powered organizations, and unlock matching grants in return. 
  • Youth Organizer Spotlights
    Explore our new digital storytelling series focusing on sharing the individual narratives of youth organizers in the Alliance Network. Check back for more updates soon!
  • Pride is a Battleground
    Pride did not start as a fight for marriage equality, for corporately-made rainbow gear, or for LGBTQ+ representation in Disney movies, and it certainly cannot end with the acquisition of those things. Pride started as a riot against police brutality carried out on transgender and gender-nonconforming people of color. It started as a refusal to […]

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2022 Annual Alliance Monthly Donor Competition

This week, eleven Alliance Network organizations will go head to head in a nationwide match to grow their monthly donor programs, build towards more sustainable and people-powered organizations, and unlock matching grants in return. 

Read More ►

Youth Organizer Spotlights

Explore our new digital storytelling series focusing on sharing the individual narratives of youth organizers in the Alliance Network. Check back for more updates soon!

Read More ►

Pride is a Battleground

Pride did not start as a fight for marriage equality, for corporately-made rainbow gear, or for LGBTQ+ representation in Disney movies, and it certainly cannot end with the acquisition of those things. Pride started as a riot against police brutality carried out on transgender and gender-nonconforming people of color. It started as a refusal to […]

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