Storyline Partners is a network of community-based organizations, culture change strategists, and entertainment industry partners who are committed to telling authentic stories and working to create a more just, equal, and inclusive industry and society.


Our Members


For nearly 100 years, the ACLU has been our nation's guardian of liberty, working in courts, legislatures, and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States. With more than 1.6 million members, and affiliates in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington, D.C., the ACLU takes up the toughest civil liberties and civil rights cases, whether it's protecting free speech and religious liberty, ending mass incarceration, challenging constitutional abuses that arise from immigration enforcement at the federal, state, and local levels, establishing privacy and surveillance protections, achieving full equality for the LGBTQ community, advancing racial justice, preserving the right to vote or the right to have an abortion.


CAPE champions diversity by educating, connecting, and empowering Asian American and Pacific Islander artists and leaders in entertainment and media. CAPE addresses Asian American and Pacific Islander representation in media.


Caring Across Generations is a national movement of families, caregivers, older Americans, and people with disabilities working to transform the way we care in this country. By harnessing the power of online and grassroots organizing and culture change work that leverages storytelling to shift attitudes and norms around aging and care, we are shifting how our nation values caregiving and calling for policy solutions that enable all of us to live well and age with dignity.


Define American is a non-profit media and culture organization that uses the power of story to transcend politics and shift the conversation about immigrants, identity, and citizenship in a changing America.


Founded by Ryan Piers Williams, America Ferrera, and Wilmer Valderrama, Harness connects communities through conversation to inspire action and power change.

 Harness is a community of artists, influencers, and grassroots leaders. We envision a world where human rights are protected by the power of the people. Our network of influencers has helped amplify the voices and the work of our community partners, reaching a global audience of hundreds of millions of people.


The Muslim Public Affairs Council’s Hollywood Bureau changes the narrative of Islam and Muslims in the entertainment industry so that audiences see Muslims as vital contributors to creating social and cultural change in America and around the world.

MPAC engages decision makers and creatives to improve the quality of authentic, nuanced, and inclusive presentations of Islam and Muslims. MPAC also creates opportunities for Muslim storytellers to tell their own stories.


The National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA) is the leading voice for dignity and fairness for domestic workers - nannies, housekeepers and homecare and eldercare workers-- in the U.S. Their movement is at the intersection of gender, racial, economic and immigrant justice. NDWA supports women's leadership, grassroots organizing, policy and legislative campaigns and innovation via partnerships, culture change initiatives and private enterprise to win victories that benefit the workforce.


Founded in 1979, the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF) is a pioneering cross-disability civil rights law and policy center directed by disabled people and parents of children with disabilities. In their educational and public policy work, DREDF advances the civil and human rights of disabled people through legal advocacy, training, and legislative advocacy. By working in coalition with grassroots advocates at the local, national, and international levels, DREDF connects stakeholders with decision-makers and architects of public policy who, together, make necessary change happen. DREDF's Disability & Media Alliance Project provides support, guidance, and quality control on disability-themed stories creatively addressing the frequently urgent needs of reporters, producers, and content creators with an insider's understanding of how the media works to help tell accurate, compelling stories that disrupt, transcend, and transform traditional stereotypes.


Created and led by Native peoples, IllumiNative is committed to illuminating the vibrancy of contemporary Native voices, stories, and contributions– and to dismantling the invisibility, toxic narratives and misconceptions about Native Americans that exist in society.   IllumiNative’s mission is to work with Native Americans and allies to advance a new, powerful and accurate narratives that can change the story in pop culture, media and other influential sectors about Native peoples in order to move hearts and minds to support social justice, equity and transformative change.


Everytown for Gun Safety is the largest gun violence organization in the country with more than 5 million supporters working together to end gun violence and build safer communities. For too long, change has been thwarted by the Washington gun lobby and by leaders who refuse to take common-sense steps that will save lives. But something is changing. Mayors, moms, students, teachers, survivors, gun owners, and everyday Americans have come together to fight for the changes that we know will save lives.