Join a cohort of leaders across the country encouraging our government to act.
Learn More: Evacuate Our Allies compiled a report - The Long Tail of Afghan Relocation and Resettlement - reflecting on Phase 1 of Operation Allies Welcome (August 2021 - April 2022) and providing a framework for future opportunities
Take Action Now
Congress: Pass the
Afghan Adjustment Act NOW
The bipartisan Afghan Adjustment Act has now been introduced in both the House and the Senate. The bill that would put the tens of thousands of Afghans arriving in the U.S. on a pathway to real and lasting safety.
To ensure that Afghans find real, lasting safety in the U.S., Congress must pass the Afghan Adjustment Act, which would allow Afghan parolees to seek legal permanent residence in the U.S.
Urge POTUS to Protect Afghans Who Have Been Left Behind
Join us and send a message to President Biden today! Urge the Administration to provide urgent humanitarian protections, including re-opening consular services, creating a pathway forward for Afghan allies currently in third countries, and establishing protections for the vulnerable women and children still in Afghanistan.
Our Petitions to the President and Congress
Letter to National Security Council Calling to Support Afghans at Risk (October 2021):
Advocacy letters to Congress urging support for Afghan allies in the FY2022 Continuing Resolution (September 2021):
Coalition Letter to President Biden (August 2021):
Advocacy letter to the NATO Secretary-General (June 2021):
Advocacy letters to the Biden Administration from constituencies in support of the EOA plan:
Current Campaigns from Partner Organizations
Previous Sign-on Letters from Partner Organizations
Sample Letters and Template
U.S. Conference of Mayors Resolution 32: Calls for expedited processing of SIV applications and support for aid and resettlement organizations; declaring their cities are ready to welcome Afghan evacuees. Developed by TruSD and TruCO members, can be used as a template for other communities' resolutions. Email Walt Bishop (TruSD) with questions. [Updated 2 September at 1300 ET]
Women's Legislation Lobby: template for state legislators to write to the White House.
Women's Legislation Lobby: How governors, State, and local legislators and can support Afghan refugees and allies.