Alliance Defending Freedom Allied Organizations

Since 1994, Alliance Defending Freedom has been privileged to partner with and/or act in alliance with more than 300 ministries and organizations. Alliance Defending Freedom allies are those who willingly share common values on one or more of the issues within the ministry’s mission.


California Family Council


California Family Council (CFC) works to protect and promote Judeo-Christian principles in California's culture for the benefit of its families. CFC serves as the statewide family policy council associated with Focus on the Family, an international media ministry based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Center for Arizona Policy


Center for Arizona Policy is a nonprofit research and education organization committed to protecting and defending the family by influencing policy, communicating truth, and empowering families to promote timeless values.

Citizens for Community Values


Citizens for Community Values (CCV) is a grassroots organization of citizens who are concerned for the well-being of the community, the strength of its families, and the future of its children. CCV exists to promote Judeo-Christian moral values and to reduce destructive behaviors contrary to those values through education, active community partnership, and individual empowerment at the local, state, and national levels.

Concerned Women for America


Concerned Women for America (CWA) is the nation's largest public policy women's organization helping its members across the country bring biblical principles into all levels of public policy. CWA focuses on six core issues: the family, the sanctity of human life, religious liberty, education, pornography, and national sovereignty.

The Family Foundation


The Family Foundation of Virginia exists to strengthen families in Virginia by applying founding principles and faith to policy and culture. Founded in 1985, the organization seeks to establish through citizen advocacy and enactment of Virginia law a safe, prosperous and wholesome climate for families. All of its public policy decisions are based on the principles of life, marriage, parental authority, constitutional government and religious liberty.

Family Research Council


Family Research Council (FRC) was founded in 1983 as an organization dedicated to the promotion of marriage, family, and the sanctity of human life in national policy. Through books, media appearances, public events, debates, and testimony, FRC's team of experienced policy experts review data and analyze proposals that impact family law and policy in Congress and the executive branch.

Heritage Foundation


Founded in 1973, The Heritage Foundation is a think tank whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.

Massachusetts Family Institute


The Massachusetts Family Institute (MFI) is a non-partisan public policy organization dedicated to strengthening families in Massachusetts by engaging in research and education on a wide range of public policy issues to strengthen the well-being, health, and safety of families.

New Jersey Family Policy Council


New Jersey Family Policy Council's (NJFPC) mission is to intervene and respond to the breakdown that the traditional family, the cornerstone of a virtuous society, is experiencing. NJFPC articulates its message through experts in law, medicine, education, media, business, government, and the Church.

North Carolina Family Policy Council


Founded in 1992, the North Carolina Family Policy Council (NCFPC) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit research and education organization dedicated to the preservation of the family and traditional family values. NCFPC's mission is to strengthen the family by educating North Carolinians on public policy issues that impact the family and to equip citizens to be voices of persuasion on behalf of traditional family values in their localities.

Palmetto Family Council


Palmetto Family Council is a non-profit, faith-based educational foundation committed to "defending and strengthening South Carolina families." Primary issues of concern to the Council include life-long committed marriage, the relationship between parent and child, sexual responsibility in youth and adults, the definition of marriage, life issues, legal issues, and public and private gaming.

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Catholic University of America


The Catholic University of America, founded in 1887 by the U.S. Catholic bishops with the support of Pope Leo XIII, is the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States.

The Claremont Institute


The Claremont Institute works to restore the principles of the American Founding to their rightful, preeminent authority in our national life. To recover the founding principles in our political life means recovering a limited and accountable government that respects private property, promotes stable family life, and maintains a strong national defense.

Colson Center for Christian Worldview


The Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview is a ministry of BreakPoint, the worldview ministry of Prison Fellowship Ministries. Their mission is to seek the transformation of believers as they apply biblical thinking to all of life, enabling them to transform their communities through the grace and Truth of Jesus Christ. BreakPoint provides a Christian perspective on today's news and trends via radio, interactive media, and print.

Gateways to a Better Education


Gateways to Better Education is a national organization dedicated to helping public schools teach Judeo-Christian history, thought, and values. To support the achievement of this mission, Gateways provides a variety of timely and valuable resources to assist you.

Leadership Institute


Founded in 1979, the Leadership Institute (LI) teaches conservatives the nuts and bolts of how to succeed in the public policy process. LI's mission is to increase the number and effectiveness of conservative activists and leaders in the public policy process by recruiting, training, and placing conservatives in government, politics, and the media.

Summit Ministries


Summit Ministries is an educational Christian ministry whose very existence is a response to our current post-Christian culture. As Christians are challenged to stand strong in their faith and defend Truth, they will also be equipped to have a positive influence on the society in which they live.

Wall Builders


Wall Builders is an organization dedicated to presenting America's forgotten history and heroes, with an emphasis on the moral, religious, and constitutional foundation on which America was built – a foundation which, in recent years, has been seriously attacked and undermined.

Young America's Foundation


Young America's Foundation is committed to ensuring that increasing numbers of young Americans understand and are inspired by the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values. As the principal outreach organization of the Conservative Movement, the Foundation introduces thousands of American youth to these principles.

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Campus Crusade for Christ International (now CRU)


In 1951, Bill and Vonette Bright pursued their passion for ministry by starting Campus Crusade for Christ at UCLA. What began with college students has since grown into one of the largest international Christian ministries in the world, reaching beyond students to serve inner cities, the military, athletes, political and business leaders, the entertainment industry, and families. The late Bill Bright was one of the founding members of Alliance Defending Freedom.

Coral Ridge Ministries


The late Dr. D. James Kennedy founded Coral Ridge Ministries, a media outreach ministry, in 1974. The passion of Dr. Kennedy was to bring the light of Christ into the lives of people everywhere. As he put it, "We have the greatest message the world has ever heard, and much of the world has still never heard it. It is our responsibility to take that message to every person in the world that they might have eternal life." The late Dr. D. James Kennedy was a founding member of Alliance Defending Freedom.

Crown Financial Ministries


Founded in 1976 by Larry Burkett, Crown Financial Ministries is an interdenominational ministry dedicated to equipping people around the world to learn, apply, and teach biblical financial principles. Crown has taught or equipped more than 50 million people in over 80 nations with the life-transforming message of faithfully living by God's financial principles in every area of their lives.The late Larry Burkett was one of the founding members of Alliance Defending Freedom.

Focus on the Family


Focus on the Family is a global Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive. They provide help and resources for couples to build healthy marriages that reflect God's design, and for parents to raise their children according to morals and values grounded in biblical principles.



InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is an evangelical campus mission working with more than 32,000 students and faculty on approximately 550 college and university campuses. Their vision is to see students and faculty transformed, campuses renewed, and world-changers developed.

Chi Alpha Campus Ministries


Chi Alpha is a Christian campus ministry on universities throughout the United States and around the world. They are a movement of college-age men and women seeking to earnestly follow Jesus.

Students for Life of America


Students for Life of America (SFLA) works to provide students, from high school to graduate school, with the resources they need to save lives and abolish abortion on their campuses and throughout the nation.

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