Posts Tagged "letterdesk"

The 4 Ws of Grassroots Advocacy

Posted on Mar 21, 2019 in Perspectives

Is your organization considering initiating a grassroots advocacy program, but not sure where to start? Learn the 4 W’s about grassroots advocacy efforts and how to get started!   What? Grassroots advocacy is the process of communicating with the general public and asking them to contact their legislators on a particular issue. Generally, constituents are willing to contact their legislators, but most of them need encouragement. With an effective grassroots advocacy program, you inform them about the problem and ask them to be part of the solution. This tactic creates commitment and...

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Two Steps to Perfection

Posted on Mar 15, 2019 in Perspectives

Have you ever wondered why letters go through two rounds of edits with our Letter Desk product? A first draft is never going to be perfect. Think of it as a guideline for the finished letters that we craft. We capture the opinions of the constituents, turn them into copy, and begin the process. The first draft is bound to have errors, but as they are edited and refined into unique final drafts. The best editors understand production and have a depth of knowledge in politics and the legislative process, which allows them to see the bigger picture. Our editors make the unique copy better every...

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The Art of Influencing Legislation

Posted on Mar 13, 2019 in Perspectives

  Letter writing campaigns have the potential to mobilize a large group of constituents to voice their opinion about a specific issue. A well-timed, informed and clearly written letter writing campaign can have significant influence on political decisions. Utilizing our Letterdesk product in tandem with our Patch Calls has proven to be an effective strategy to achieve your public policy goals!   A little planning goes a long way. The key to success in any letter writing campaign is volume — to demonstrate a meaningful level of constituent concern to the elected official.  A...

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Custom. Unique. Personal.

Posted on Feb 8, 2017 in Perspectives

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Bringing Back the Conversation

Posted on Mar 2, 2016 in Perspectives

Connecting Your Audience Be it personal letters or a phone call, our Letter Desk and Patch Calls place your audience in control over the issues they care about. Personal letters from constituents are proving to be increasingly effective in swaying legislators’ opinions on hot issues. FLS can economically generate hundreds of thousands of letters on your behalf – all unique, but conveying your desired message. Each letter is personalized, individually signed and often includes a handwritten postscript from the constituent. FLS has worked to design scripting and call systems that...

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