Cynthia Changyit Levin is the author of From Changing Diapers to Changing the World: Why Moms Make Great Advocates and How to Get Started. A rare breed of non-partisan activist who works across a variety of issues, Levin coaches volunteers of all ages to build productive relationships with members of Congress. She advocated side-by-side with her two children from their toddler to teen years and crafted a new approach to advocacy based upon her strengths as a mother. Read more>
In this inspirational book, Levin offers step-by-step instructions on how to be an effective advocate, even while juggling diapers and naps. She shows how advocacy can take many forms, from phone calls and letters to fundraising and speaking in the halls of Congress. With warmth and humor, she demystifies the process of connecting with government officials, weaving in uplifting stories of mothers who have taken successful action on causes important to them.
"Cynthia’s methods of activism are the gold standard of citizen engagement and this book is a must read for anyone looking to get more involved!”
Congresswoman Jan Schakowksy
"Levin offers clear instructions for impactful actions, so everyone can join in and make the world a better place.”
Founder, Moms Demand Action
"Cynthia Levin breaks down the steps of effective advocacy in an engaging manner, accessible even to people just starting out. Her approach to working with members of Congress will be welcome to moms exhausted or intimidated by political bickering."
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