Sustaining our Organizations

This section includes recommendations on how to fundraise for domestic worker organizing and base-building work, including how to conduct grassroots fundraising activities so that our own communities can support our work, how to pitch organizing and base-building work to funders, and how to leverage being part of a national domestic worker movement to draw support to local organizing. As well as information about c3/c4 legal compliance and administration for organizations.

[Photo description: Mujeres Unidas y Activas members and allies at a grassroots fundraising event]

Document Guide

In this Toolbox you'll find the following types of documents:

  • Recommendation

    The main document in each section. Read this first!

  • Discussion Guide

    A guide for how to discuss the Recommendation with others in your organization.

  • Reference

    Materials referred to in the Recommendation

  • Worksheet

    Forms and templates to download and fill out

  • Case Study

    Stories and inspiration from other organizations

  • Workshop

    Outline of a participatory training or workshop