CiviliNation is a global, 501(c)(3) non-profit charity organization taking a stand against online hostility and adult cyberbullying. Its focus is on advancing the full capability of individuals to communicate and engage in cyberspace in a responsible and accountable way. A strong supporter of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, CiviliNation believes that free speech is enhanced through civil dialog and a rational exchange of information and ideas. By fostering an online culture in which individuals can fully engage and contribute without fear or threat of being the target of unwarranted abuse, harassment, or lies, the core ideals of democracy are upheld. CiviliNation’s name is derived from a combination of the words civilization, civility, and nation.
Contact CiviliNation by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, by mail at 2751 Hennepin Avenue South #407, Minneapolis, MN 55408, or by phone at (646) 770-2302.
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You can obtain a copy of CiviliNation's Form 990 via the IRS.
Founder and President
Andrea Weckerle is an American attorney and the author of Civility in the Digital Age: How Companies and People Can Triumph over Haters, Trolls, Bullies and Other Jerks(2013). She earned her Juris Doctor at T.C. Williams School of Law, University of Richmond, where she also served on the Senior Staff of the Richmond Journal of Law & Technology, the first exclusively online, student-edited law journal in the U.S. In addition to her law degree, she underwent extensive mediation training, earning certificates in Commercial Mediation and Conflict Resolution Processes.
Board of Advisors
Our Board of Advisors provides insight and support to the organization's Board of Directors and management team on a variety of issues ranging from the development of programming and services to marketing, public relations, and technology operations. The Board of Advisers is comprised of a wide range of experts from the education, nonprofit and private sectors. Meet our 2015 Advisors below.
Board of Directors
The CiviliNation Board of Directors is comprised of three Directors. The Board of Directors is responsible for establishing and continuously refining the organization's mission and purpose. It also monitores and strengthens CivilNation's programs, ensures the organization's legal and ethical integrity, and enhances its public standing.