Collaborative Solutions
National Impact


  • load·star
  • ‘lōd′stär′

variants: or less commonly loadstar

a star that leads or guides, especially: north star one that serves as an inspiration, model, or guide

Tired of systemic challenges that never get solved?
Change Starts here

American Lodestar is a national model of what happens when citizen teams work together across ideological lines to benefit their communities. By democratizing civic engagement to give all a voice, we are developing new ways to turn ideas into action. Our goal is to prove that empowering local activation can lead to America-wide solutions.

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