Grassroots Advocates is an independent but affiliated company within Camelback Strategy Group. As an independent organization, Grassroots Advocates offers voter contact and grassroots advocates services such as door to door canvassing, phone-banking, sign set-up and delivery, signature gathering, signature validation, tracking and blocking, political data and strategy services.
With years of experience, Grassroots Advocates canvassing programs are turnkey operations for our clients. Our teams are composed of individuals of the highest caliber who undergo a rigorous vetting and application process. Each team member entering the field has a highly trained knowledge of the canvassing platform, and the messaging and talking points that our clients want delivered to voters. We pride ourselves on building the best field programs, giving your campaign a turnkey field presence, and delivering quality voter contacts to targeted voters in the field quickly and reliably.
Grassroots Advocates works with our clients to create custom universes surrounding the client’s target group and tailored to the client’s needs and wants, ensuring that our field teams are delivering the right message to the right voters. We track progress through real time data with regular, customized reporting that allows our clients to be certain that their needs are being met and offer opportunities to modify programs to allow for excellent results.
While our field workers are representing you at a door-to-door level, we specialize in going above and beyond in contacting the individuals that will get you the support you need to win. Additional to our outstanding canvassing program, Grassroots Advocates can build in a peer-to-peer text messaging component. This technology works extremely well with door-to-door efforts to reach voters, taking advantage of the teams we build in the field to execute the texting to save our clients cost with each text. With high open rates and the ability to hyperlink to campaign or issue landing pages online, we advise all of our clients to make P2P texting a part of a holistic field program.
Targeting and Data Management
Grassroots Advocates takes a dynamic and comprehensive approach in order to determine and create the perfected universes of your voter outreach, advocacy, or grassroots program. It begins with a review of available polling data and in-depth background research into past elections to understand the demographic and current dynamic of your legislative or congressional district. Using every piece of data available, we can analyze and predict future trends to create outreach or vote goal scenarios that allow the campaign to increase efficiency through more precise and realistic priorities— not only for the field team but for all voter outreach and communications.
Tracking and Blocking
Succeeding in derailing a potentially harmful issue or individual from qualifying for the ballot, while also minimizing cost and maximizing efficiency, our clients put their best foot forward through our extensive networking. With the combination of an experienced management team and connections to media and public forums, Grassroots Advocates strategically brings voter education and defense to your campaign.
Using proprietary signature and voter verification software, our team has deep experience in ensuring that opposing ballot and candidate qualifying signatures fit the letter of the law.
Signature Collection and Verification
Grassroots Advocates use the most recent voter files to target households and collect signatures from only qualified signers. Cutting out the time consuming task of screening a potential signer for eligibility and verifying the validity of their signature makes your campaign more efficient. In addition to collecting signatures to get your candidate on the ballot, we can also uses that personal interaction to advocate for your campaign.
We work closely with our clients to develop and executive strategies for signature gathering projects and overall ballot access every step of the way. Our experienced team will ensure your candidacy or proposition will qualify for the ballot as smoothly as possible.
Understanding the power of grassroots strategies, Grassroots Advocates specializes in building coalitions that provide strength and support to your campaign. Whether it be volunteers or other recruitment needs, we can provide methods to build and strengthen pre-existing or new advocacy groups. Our experience with hundreds of field programs and door-to-door canvassing enables us to build a wide range of coalitions through direct contact and grassroots efforts that will help you develop the team needed to win.