Environmental Advocacy

TNG has decades of experience working with — and within — the environmental community. We have built a reputation as one of the region’s most effective advocates for issues that matter. From transportation to global warming, from energy to land use, TNG understands how environmental issues intersect and how to make real change at the state, regional, and local level. We have successfully teamed with a wide range of environmental groups because we share their goals, speak their language, and have earned their trust.

Whether your goals are short- or long-term, we will develop, manage, organize, and implement a political and communications strategy to effectively advance your issue. We can help you get a running start in forging a successful, collaborative effort with the environmental community that will minimize delays, benefit all those concerned, and maximize your chances of victory.

TNG's Environmental Advocacy Services

We will:

  • Formulate an effective and tailored message
  • Provide overall campaign management
  • Develop budgets, timelines, press strategy and fundraising plans
  • Develop persuasive and concise communications materials, including fact sheets, talking points, websites, action alerts, and so on
  • Determine which groups or individuals you need on your side, and how best to enlist them
  • Manage successful grassroots organizing and public outreach efforts
  • Develop and implement an online outreach strategy, including such tactics as microsites, list building, online advertising, sponsored petitions, partnerships, social media, and so on
  • Maintain close relations with numerous state and local environmental organizations
  • Organize meetings with key elected officials, public forums, presentations, briefings, and/or earned media events
  • Facilitate open dialogue with the environmental community
  • Provide organizational management and communications strategy
  • Build consensus around strategy
  • Manage your coalition and provide organizational infrastructure
  • Help you speak the environmental community’s language
  • Foster agreements that result in real environmental progress