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Make a gift to strengthen our democracy.

Democracy in America and around the world has come under severe stress, driving home how precious it is. Our tumultuous and divisive times underscore the importance of Public Agenda’s mission to build a more informed, just and inclusive democracy and to expand opportunity for all Americans. 

Your support helps Public Agenda:

  • Build common ground in contentious times
  • Strengthen civic engagement infrastructure
  • Amplify the voices of marginalized communities in policy making decisions
  • Conduct cutting edge research that illuminates the public’s needs and priorities on the issues of the day

Public Agenda is committed now more than ever to our founder Dan Yankelovich’s vision of transforming our democracy into a “more just and effective institution” that serves the public interest. Public Agenda is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and contributions are tax deductible.

There are a variety of ways to give to Public Agenda. Donate online, or mail a check to the address below:

Public Agenda, 1 Dock 72 Way, #6101, Brooklyn, NY 11205
We also accept donations in the form of:

Gifts of Securities: You may make a gift of an appreciated security(ies) held more than a year. You receive charitable deduction on the fair market value of the security.

Charitable Rollover: Individuals over the age of 70 1⁄2 may qualify to transfer a tax-free distribution from an IRA.

Bequests and Planned Gifts: You can ensure your support continues past your lifetime by leaving a gift to Public Agenda through your will or through your estate. Public Agenda accepts a number of planned gift options that can be tailored to your family and loved ones needs and optimizes solutions on estate tax.

For more information on the many ways you can give to Public Agenda, please contact Katie Lisa, Director of Development, via email at klisa[at]publicagenda[dot]org.