What We Do


Join the Squad

Ask anyone–our internships are where the most kick-ass organizers are made. Through hands-on field experience and in-class lessons,  you will learn all you need to know to make our world a better place. You won’t be grabbing coffee or making copies; you’ll be leading teams of volunteers, planning educational events, and making change in your…

The Williams

THE WILLIAMS EFFECT: Pat and Carol Williams have forever changed our state by championing public lands, equal rights, affordable health care, and so much more during their careers in public service. Return to the Williams’ Effect program page.    CAROL WILLIAMS Carol Williams’ career as an activist, peacemaker, educator, mother and grandmother has spanned four…


The Fairy God Parents of Montana

Pat and Carol Williams spent their years of public service lifting up the voices, accomplishments, and experiences of young people in Montana. We honor that legacy each year with the Williams’ Effect. During this annual celebration, we host the Montana Youth Organizing Summit and the 25 Under 25 Awards Ceremony….


Not 18? No problem.

Voting isn’t our only tool in our civic toolbox. We are powerful even If we’re not old enough to vote. Across Montana students have been marching out of their classrooms and into their communities to raise their voices about gun violence in our schools. But marching isn’t enough to create long-term change. The energy we…

Voicing Our Values

Issue Advocacy

At the capitol, at the ballot box, or in the streets, our staff, interns, and volunteers are here to speak up about the issues they care about. After 1000s of conversations with young Montanans across the state, we’ve identified economic justice, the environment, and LGBTQ equality as the #1 issues. Plus, we’re also hitting the…