ELCA Advocacy Action Center

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NEW Action Alerts


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Support funding for housing programs in FY25 Budget

Urge Congress to Pass a Budget with Strong Homeless and Affordable Housing Programs. [POSTED 5/8/2024]

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Act to Support Work Authorization for Asylum Seekers

Urge Members to Co-Sponsor the Asylum Seeker Work Authorization Act. [Posted: 05/2/2024]


ONGOING Action Alerts


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Sumud - April 2024

Protect civilians in Gaza by opposing additional U.S. aid to Israel, urging an immediate ceasefire, and advocating for continued humanitarian assistance. [Posted: 4/19/2024]

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Advocate for Conservation and Climate-Friendly Farm Bill Measures

Our action can advance sustainable agriculture and climate resilience as Congress deliberates a new Farm Bill! [POSTED: 4/17/2024]

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Fully Fund SNAP benefits this year

Take action on hunger in the Farm Bill. [POSTED: 2/28/24, updated 3/5/24, updated 3/21/24]

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Looking Forward on Immigration, the Border

Advocate for more humane policies at the heart of immigration talks. [Posted: 1/24/24, updated 2/15/24]

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Urge Congress to expand the Child Tax Credit

As child poverty grows, lawmakers must prioritize tax relief for low-income families. [Posted: 11/9/2023]

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Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policies needed now

While active in the Senate, the House must be urged to move forward the Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policies in the United States Act toward passage. [Posted: 8/1/2023].

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Swift Action for the Afghan Adjustment Act

Bipartisan bill would provide stability and security to Afghans in the United States. [Posted: 7/27/2023]

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Simplify and Improve Disaster Response Policies

Tell Congress that disaster response is a priority for people of faith. [Posted: 6/1/2023]

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Support Policy to Recover Wildlife

Recovering America's Wildlife Act is a bi-partisan solution to the decline of America's wildlife. Call on your Senator to act now and support RAWA. [Posted: 3/22/2023]