Student organizations focused on advocacy are committed to educating on and supporting people and communities who face adversity.
Contact: Olivia Richardson
To encourage students to speak openly about mental health with the goal of educating others on mental health and to encourage help-seeking.
Contact: Samantha Sarullo
This organization supports college students in their awareness, advocacy, and fundraising efforts for Autism Speaks.
Contact: Catalina Melgar
This organization inspires Christian student leaders to advocate for Israel and the peace of Jerusalem on college campuses across America.
Contact: Ajah Aviles
This organization encourages and inspires women of color to embrace not only their inner beauty, but to maintain and love themselves on the outside as well.
Contact: Alec Hayes
The purpose of this organization is to promote global and cultural awareness, encourage students to take advantage and partner with existing service opportunities, and to be involved in community events.
President: Elizabeth Cunningham
Seek to financially support the mission of IJM and raise awareness at our school and within the campus community about major causes of injustice throughout the world.
Contact: Cori Rosales
This national organization raises awareness about cleft palates and lips and raises funds to assist with repair surgeries worldwide.
Contact: Cassie Winters
This organization provides a safe social and educational atmosphere for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questioning, curious and allied (GLBTIQQCA) people of Illinois State University.
Contact: Sara Sykes
This organization is dedicated to educating the campus and mobilizing students to take action in order to better the lives of children both domestically and internationally..
Contact: Haley Drucker
Aids in the process of sparking student involvement geared to individuals with disabilities. Students will collaborate to enhance intersectional advocacy for individuals with all types of disabilities.
Contact: Kevin Gehm
SEAC is a student and youth run national network of progressive organizations and individuals, whose aim is to uproot environmental injustices through action and education.
Contact: Jeannie Jhitfield
This organization brings awareness to society about mental illnesses and strives to end to the negative connotations that come with having a mental illness.
Contact: Gina Stinnett
As a third-wave feminist organization, members advocate for reform of University and community policy and procedures with regard to violence in the community.
Contact: Emily Taylor
To embody the mission and vision of TWLOHA of presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. We aim to serve as a voice of hope, inspiration, and support for students here at Illinois State University and our surrounding communities.
Contact: Andy Byars
The organization’s mission is to identify, educate, train, and organize students to promote the principles of fiscal responsibility, free markets, and limited government.