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Paula's Care2 Petition was a success with more than
19,000 signatures, resulting in saving the lives 37 pet cats!

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Quick tips on taking action

Creating a Petition

  • Clearly define your goals.
  • Select a "target" capable of creating or influencing the necessary change.
  • Show people why your issue is important to them.
  • State your cause briefly: develop an "elevator pitch" to tell your story quickly.

Promoting Your Petition

  • Tell everyone in your address book and social networks.
  • Post on relevant blogs.
  • Reach out to communities and organizations with similar goals.
  • Target specific "swing" districts or communities.
  • Contact online and traditional media.
  • Create a compelling slideshow via GoldMail or video ad for YouTube.

See more detail on both these topics in the next two sections, How to Create a Good Petition and How to Promote Your Petition.