Archive for the Case Studies Category

Campaign to Stop the Monsanto Doctrine

In the spring of 2016, Progressive Source was hired to build a public awareness campaign to support a grassroots coalition of Native Hawaiians, environmentalists, parents and farmers in their historic struggle to overturn three Hawaii federal district court rulings on appeal. The ruling invalidated common sense public safety laws in […]

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Candidates’ Video Debate

In our work to create Responsive Government through People Powered Media, Progressive Source Communications has developed and implemented the unique Candidates’ Video Debate platform. This image is taken from the actual Congressional debate for the 2nd District race in California, recorded on October 4, 2011. It is a simple WordPress theme designed […]

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Community & Responsive Government: Blog 12/22/12

(This article first appeared in the Santa Rosa Press Democrat).   You don’t need to be a revolutionary to be disappointed with our federal government. Even as catastrophes like Hurricane Sandy and the  Newton massacre threaten the ecological and humanistic foundations of our civilization, even as glaciers melt and environmental disaster […]

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The Open Washington Square Park Video

Progressive Source created the website and scripted a highly effective Web advocacy video for the Open Washington Square Park Coalition, a grassroots community group dedicated to maintaining the open spirit of Greenwich Village’s historic park. Using documentary footage to expose the New York City Park Department’s misrepresentation of its plans, […]

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Reincarnating the Esoteric Works of MBM for the Web

May Benzenberg Mayer (“MBM”) was an esoteric teacher and philosopher who drew from various mystic traditions and her mentor, Carl Jung.  In the 1930s, she opened a school in NewYork and published a series of monographs and newsletters that were influential in her time. Over the years, very little of […]

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The Elders/Virgin Unite Human Rights Campaign

In late 2007, the non-profit Virgin Unite engaged Progressive Source to assist “The Elders” – an internationally renowned group of retired leaders. Our task was to help build out the online component of their “Every Human Has Rights” Campaign. The campaign helps to draw attention to the 60th Anniversary of […]

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“Medicare for All” Video

    For more than a decade, Physicians for a National Health Program has fought an uphill battle to raise public awareness about the benefits of a national health insurance program. The release of Michael Moore’s documentary, “Sicko,” coupled with the 2008 presidential race, encouraged the New York Chapter of […]

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Solar Cookers Int’l Carbon Offset Campaign, Site & Video

Beginning in 2009, Progressive Source Communications has been working as the online messaging and marketing specialist for Solar Cookers International, the global leader in assisting communities to use the power of the sun to cook food and provide safe drinking water. Founded in 1987, the not-for-profit Sacramento, California-based Solar Cookers […]

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About Progressive Source Communications

    Progressive Source provides non-profit organizations and advocacy groups with low-cost digital messaging, web videos, issue-focused websites, and online marketing. Our mission is to empower clients to use the web-based tools and messaging they need to communicate directly to the public. Progressive Source believes that social networking and highly […]

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Library Funding Campaign

Working to Restore Sonoma County Services In the spring of 2014, on behalf of the Restore Library Hours Campaign,  Progressive Source continued its campaign to convince the County Board of Supervisors to place a  1/8 of 1% sales tax revenue measure on the ballot with a new petition, which gathered […]

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Fighting for Lakota Children

Video, Petition and Campaign   On behalf of its client, the Lakota People’s Law Project (“LPLP”), Progressive Source produced and co-scripted a compelling 14-minute documentary video called, “Hearts on the Ground: South Dakota’s Forced Taking of Lakota Indian Children.” The video, directed by Sundance Award Winning Director Kalyanee Mam,  was the foundation […]

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KnowGMO Campaign

In the months preceding the November 6, 2012 Election, Progressive Source Communications, created KnowGMO.org as a tool for citizens to be the change they want to see by replacing deceptive corporate TV ads with authentic people-powered media.   California’s landmark Proposition 37, would label genetically modified food and forbid the […]

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BeYourGovernment.org and the OccupyGovernment.org Campaign

  BeYourGovernment.org is a new nonprofit organization being incubated by Progressive Source Communications.  Its mission is to provide a free, post-partisan, socially-networked web platform for candidates and citizens to reclaim American democracy from corporate control. BeYourGovernment.org intends to assist the Occupy movement in re-creating government for the people in 2012 […]

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The ACLU “Legacy Challenge” Web Videos

The Legacy Challenge was a 2008 and 2009 campaign by the Planned Giving Department of The American Civil Liberties Union. It It was one of the most successful “challenge grant” programs ever. To create two “In Their Own Words” marketing videos for its members, the ACLU turned to Progressive Source […]

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Save Darfur NY Rally Marketing Campaign

While Vice President helping manage the New York office of Fenton Communications, Progressive Source’s CEO Jonathan Greenberg managed the marketing campaign for the Save Darfur Rallies in Washington D.C. and in New York’s Central Park. On behalf of the American Jewish World Service, a founding Save Darfur Coalition member, Greenberg […]

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Stonyfield Farm Shift ShoutOut! Video Contest

As part of Stonyfield Farm’s 10 percent “profits for the planet” effort, Progressive Source Communications created and managed the Shift ShoutOut! video contest. The contest, a video soapbox empowering students to offer their solutions to the climate change crisis, was the Web’s most extensive environment-related interactive video contest. The students […]

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Web Videos & Site for Bella Abzug Leadership Institute

Progressive Source creates and produces the website for New York’s Bella Abzug Leadership Institute, which trains and inspires young urban women from diverse backgrounds in leadership skills . Working closely with BALI’s founder and CEO Liz Abzug (Bella Abzug’s daughter) and expert camera and editing freelancers, Progressive Source has created […]

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