Movement Voter Project

The Big 5 Battleground Fund

Ready to start making an impact in 2019 and 2020 now? MVP is here to help!


For the next 12 months, the Dem primary is going to suck up most of the progressive movement’s oxygen and money. The vast majority of that money will be flushed down the toilet on losing campaigns. We probably won’t have a nominee until the DNC convention next July - which is less than three months before the start of early vote (!!!). Meanwhile, Con Man Don and his GOP machine will have an 18 month head start to invest in expanding their base in the “Big Five” presidential tipping point states: Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Arizona.


MVP’s top recommendation for 2019 is simple: Invest early in strengthening on-the-ground organizing in the Big Five battleground states.


The strategy behind this recommendation is simple: Block Trump’s path to victory in the electoral college by building the strongest possible field organization in the most important swing states no matter who the Democratic nominee is.


It’s an obvious strategy - not exactly rocket science. However, we’re talking with our local partners, and - even in the Big Five states - the money is not moving.


We can change that together. Donate now to our Big 5 Battleground Fund so organizers on the ground have the best, most powerful programs possible by 2020.

Your donations will be split between the groups in our Big Five Battleground Fund.

Learn more about the groups in this fund here: https://movement.vote/funds/big-5-battleground-fund


Note: This is a work in progress! We will be adding more groups as we go.


If you'd like a more personalized recommendation, we've got you covered. Just head over to https://movement.vote where you'll find everything you need.


Important Notes: Donating here will split your donation between groups on this page. Donations to most of these groups are not tax-deductible. For gifts of $1000 or more, we recommend donating by check to avoid transaction fees. We are also happy to provide info for check writing, wiring, gifts of appreciated stock - whatever you need! Many of these groups have 501(c)3 sister organizations that can accept tax-deductible contributions or foundation grants. Our role at Movement Voter Project is to make it easy for you to support these groups - please don't hesitate to contact us if you have questions or need help: https://movement.vote/contact-advisor.

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