FSF invests in advocacy and organizing in key states where effective advocates are poised to make progress.
Based on the growing body of research that finds that state policies are effective at reducing gun violence, FSF targets the advancement of state-level policy reform through meaningful and timely investments in states where the landscape is favorable for imminent progress, where local institutions can employ resources wisely, and/or where there is heightened need for defense of critical policies.
- Identify states where the greatest impact can be achieved.
- Build the capacity of state organizations.
- Create opportunities for shared learning across states.