Civic Shout is for progressive groups and Democratic campaigns that are dedicated to making the world more just and inclusive.
Our partners align on progressive issues exclusively. Some of our current partners are working to protect the environment, expand voting rights and civil rights, fight for economic justice, stand up for the rights of women, immigrants, and the LGBTQ+ community, and more.
Petitions on the Civic Shout platform must be based on advocacy asks calling on a particular decision-maker or decision-making body to take a specific action. There should be no question who the decision-maker is and what the petition is calling on them to do. Examples of suitable petition topics include:
Pledge campaigns, along with petitions asking individuals to “join us,” “join my campaign,” “stand with me,” etc, are not permitted on the Civic Shout platform.
Partners may not use Civic Shout to engage in hateful activities or to facilitate hateful activities engaged in elsewhere, whether online or offline. Partners may not use any language in their petitions that:
All partner petitions created on the Civic Shout platform are reviewed by Civic Shout staff, typically within 1 business day of being published, in advance of their inclusion in the suggested petition carousel. If your petition is not approved we’ll reach out directly to explain our concern and give you the opportunity to address it.
We’ll only reach out if there is a problem – so if you don’t hear from us it is safe to assume your petition was approved.
Civic Shout reserves the right to delete or remove any partner-generated content for any reason at any time, without limitation, as specified in our Partner Terms of Service.