The Center for a Humane Economy (CHE) and Animal Wellness Action (AWA) organize actions for volunteers to take, including, but not limited to, writing letters and making calls to representatives. This position supports this process by agreeing to contact the legislators for whom they are a constituent in support or opposition of various bills as directed by AWA leadership.

Purpose of the Position

* Educate legislators on local, state, and federal issues pertaining to animal welfare

* Build support or opposition in government for target bills

* Convey to legislators that animal issues are important to their constituents and should be a governmental priority

Duties and Responsibilities

* Contact local, state, or federal representatives regarding bills, as directed by AWA leadership. This contact may be through phone calls, emails, letters, or petitions.

* Follow-up with legislative offices regarding support or opposition

* Report to AWA leadership with results and findings

* Help build team of fellow constituents

Skills and Qualifications

* Excellent communication skills -both written and spoken

* Ability to do some independent research

* Basic computer literacy

* Able to work in friendly, professional, and non-partisan manner

* Ability to meet deadlines

Time Commitment

3 hours per month

Training Provided

About Center for a Humane Economy

The Center is the first non-profit animal welfare organization that focuses on influencing the conduct of corporations to forge a humane economic order.

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