Representation in Washington has become a necessity for numerous organizations and entities that are subject to the ever-changing policy debate in Congress. The current economic conditions have created an environment that requires that non-profit and non-governmental entities utilize all avenues to identify funding streams available to them. Private organizations also must maintain an open channel of communication to key policymakers in Washington.
The Parish Group is a full-service public affairs consulting firm. Based in Washington D.C., the firm has established relationships throughout Capitol Hill and the Executive Branch. With extensive knowledge of the legislative process, The Parish Group is well positioned to represent its clients. As registered lobbyists, The Parish Group is prepared to represent its clients in our nations capitol.
The Parish Group will serve as an advocate for your interest before Congress, federal departments, regulatory agencies and the executive branch. Through existing relationships and the development of new ones, The Parish Group will provide you with a direct link to key decision makers in Washington.
By working on behalf of our clients, we can provide a number of benefits to existing operations. Primary among these is the ability to track key federal legislative and administrative initiatives that affect your interests. The Parish Group will stay on top of the current status of pertinent legislation by routinely searching the Federal Register and maintaining communications with key contacts on Capitol Hill. Our presence in Washington also facilitates our ability to attend briefings prepared by leading policymakers and institutes. We will work in conjunction with your staff to pursue grant opportunities available from both legislative and administrative sources.
A Washington D.C. based representative will give your organization access to key federal policy makers. Presence in the federal arena will give your organization access and a voice in Washington. The Parish Group currently has access to a number of strategically prominent individuals from the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs to the Minority Leader’s Office in Congress. With its California roots, The Parish Group has access to the country’s largest Congressional delegation. Many of these members currently serve in positions of leadership on key committees that determine the direction of policy.
Importantly, we recognize our role as an extension of your organization, whether it is in the private or public sector. We are sensitive to the fact you may operate under close public and media scrutiny. Understanding this, we operate under the highest of all ethical standards in our interactions with federal and congressional officials.