Wellstone brings a level of intentionality around impact, and a sophisticated understanding of the political climate in which our grantees work. They help our groups understand their role in the broader progressive ecosystem and have transformed them – through core skills training, strategy, metrics, and time-tested best practices – from making small-scale change to really commanding the margins.
Molly Schultz Hafid
Program Officer, Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock
Wellstone Action is out there making a real difference. And the principal way they make a real difference, they get up and fight for what they believe in. You know, you can't win if you don't fight, and Wellstone Action knows how to be effective because they know how to fight.
The skills and strategies I learned through Wellstone Action gave me the confidence I needed to take that next step, to continue on this path toward public service – and to believe that I could actually win”