Advocacy Training

Video: The Elephant’s Story

Video: The Elephant’s Story

December 21, 20120 Comments

The Elephant’s Story (Mature Content) from NooN on Vimeo. I’ve always been a big fan of elephants since I was a child. I saw “How I Became an Elephant” at the LA Femme Film Festival and it broke my heart, but also inspired me to use my talents to bring awareness to these very real […]

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How To Stage a Protest or Rally

How To Stage a Protest or Rally

December 18, 20120 Comments

So, you’ve fallen in love with elephants and want to help them in any way you can. There are many different ways you can help spread awareness – starting, of course, by telling all of your family and friends about the tragic plight of elephants around the world. But then what? How can you reach […]

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How to Address Your Local City Council

How to Address Your Local City Council

December 18, 20120 Comments

Sometimes it takes not just elected leaders, but regular people like you and me to make change. For example, if you want to stand up against Ringling Bros. Circus using cruel bull hooks on elephants in your city, or if you’d like to change the practices at your local zoo, make your thoughts known to your local […]

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How To Use Social Media to Promote Your Cause

How To Use Social Media to Promote Your Cause

November 28, 20120 Comments

So, you’re all pumped up after watching the movie How I Became an Elephant and you want to do what you can to help elephants around the world. But, you keep asking yourself, how…? You’re actually staring at one of your most useful tools right now. Yep, your computer can help you make a change […]

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How to Become A Volunteer

How to Become A Volunteer

November 16, 20122 Comments

You don’t need to have a lot of money or know celebrities to make a big change – there are a ton of things you can do right in your own community for FREE. Volunteering your time is a productive and positive way to lend a helping hand. Whether it’s walking dogs at the local […]

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How to Promote Your Message with Blogging

How to Promote Your Message with Blogging

November 16, 20120 Comments

Do you have something to say about elephants’ rights? Have you witnessed conditions in zoos that left you worried, appalled, or even angry? Perhaps you even went to the circus recently and something just didn’t sit right with you. Have you read something on the JulietteSpeaks website that had you thinking? Help spread the message […]

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Petition: Ivory Trade

Petition: Ivory Trade

November 9, 20120 Comments

Juliette is partnering with the BornFreeUSA organization to send a message that the world’s youth want trade in ivory to stop now! In her role as International Youth Ambassador for Elephants for BornFree, Juliette is working to get one million youth to sign the petition One Million Kids Against Ivory Trade. These signatures will be […]

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Five Steps for An Effective Action Plan

Five Steps for An Effective Action Plan

November 1, 20120 Comments

Activists are people who see something like animal cruelty or pollution or racism and they want to make things right. They do this by educating others and working together to create change. Your voice is a powerful tool but imagine if a thousand voices echoed your same views! Getting people involved is crucial – whether […]

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How To Give An Awesome Speech

How To Give An Awesome Speech

October 24, 20120 Comments

One of the most effective ways to get people excited about your cause is to give a speech. It can be in front of your class, during an assembly, or even at a community event. Getting up in front of people can be a scary idea, but if you follow these steps you will be […]

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Five Essential Skills for Young Activists

Five Essential Skills for Young Activists

October 23, 20120 Comments

Ever feel so strongly about something you knew in your gut you just had to do something? Guess what? You’ve already on your way to being an activist. An activist is someone who gets the word out about a cause, informs people about the issues, and sets forth to make a change. The world’s problems […]

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