STAR Local Advocacy

[mpc_textblock content_width=”100″ margin_divider=”true” margin_css=”margin-bottom:15px;”]Our local advocacy program establishes year-round relationships with Members of Congress (MOC) through visits to their home state and district offices.

Leaders are encouraged to reach out to members of the community (family members, CSN chapters) to participate in this exciting effort.[/mpc_textblock]

Initiative Objectives

[mpc_connected_icons layout=”vertical” gap=”15″ lines_number=”1″ lines_weight=”1″][mpc_icon_column layout=”style_3″ alignment=”left” border_divider=”true” padding_divider=”true” margin_divider=”true” title_margin_divider=”true” content_margin_divider=”true” hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__icon=”fa fa-angle-double-right” mpc_icon__border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_top=”10″ mpc_icon__padding_css=”padding-top:10px;” mpc_icon__margin_divider=”true” mpc_icon__hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__margin_divider=”true”]Provide an opportunity for Fragile X advocates unable to travel to Washington, DC to play a more active role in FX advocacy. Reinforcing the messages FX advocates carry on NFXFAD throughout the year.[/mpc_icon_column][mpc_icon_column layout=”style_3″ alignment=”left” border_divider=”true” padding_divider=”true” margin_divider=”true” title_margin_divider=”true” content_margin_divider=”true” hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__icon=”fa fa-angle-double-right” mpc_icon__border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_top=”10″ mpc_icon__padding_css=”padding-top:10px;” mpc_icon__margin_divider=”true” mpc_icon__hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__margin_divider=”true”]Establish even stronger relationships with our MOC.[/mpc_icon_column][mpc_icon_column layout=”style_3″ alignment=”left” border_divider=”true” padding_divider=”true” margin_divider=”true” title_margin_divider=”true” content_margin_divider=”true” hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__icon=”fa fa-angle-double-right” mpc_icon__border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_top=”10″ mpc_icon__padding_css=”padding-top:10px;” mpc_icon__margin_divider=”true” mpc_icon__hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__margin_divider=”true”]Allow siblings and self-advocates who may not be able to travel to DC to participate in FX advocacy.[/mpc_icon_column][mpc_icon_column layout=”style_3″ alignment=”left” border_divider=”true” padding_divider=”true” margin_divider=”true” title_margin_divider=”true” content_margin_divider=”true” hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__icon=”fa fa-angle-double-right” mpc_icon__border_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_divider=”true” mpc_icon__padding_top=”10″ mpc_icon__padding_css=”padding-top:10px;” mpc_icon__margin_divider=”true” mpc_icon__hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__margin_divider=”true”]Further educate our MOC about FX “up close and personal”.[/mpc_icon_column][/mpc_connected_icons][mpc_callout title_font_color=”#ffffff” title_margin_divider=”true” title_margin_css=”margin-top:10px;” content_width=”100″ link_color=”#ffffff” link_hover_color=”#afafaf” content_font_color=”#f7f7f7″ content_font_size=”20″ content_font_align=”center” content_margin_divider=”true” icon=”fa fa-pencil-square” icon_color=”#ffffff” icon_size=”30″ icon_border_divider=”true” icon_padding_divider=”true” icon_margin_divider=”true” background_color=”#f27121″ border_divider=”true” border_css=”border-radius:10px;” padding_divider=”true” margin_divider=”true” mpc_button__block=”true” mpc_button__url=”url:%23|title:Submit%20your%20advocacy%20meeting%20report|target:%20_blank|” mpc_button__border_divider=”true” mpc_button__padding_divider=”true” mpc_button__margin_divider=”true” mpc_button__hover_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_border_divider=”true” mpc_divider__content_padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__padding_divider=”true” mpc_divider__margin_divider=”true” mpc_ribbon__border_divider=”true” mpc_ribbon__padding_divider=”true” mpc_ribbon__margin_divider=”true”]Submit your advocacy meeting report[/mpc_callout]

Join our Advocacy Team.

Don’t worry, you can pick and choose what you do. This just means you get some training and will be alerted when their are opportunities or needs.