The National Freedom of Information Coalition (NFOIC) has played a leading role in helping to build state-level open records organizations. One way they have done this is through grants to organizations that wish to build state-level groups to support and expand open government within a particular state.
Charles Davis of the NFOIC has sent out an email noting that the next project funding application deadline for this purpose is October 1.
This NFOIC link will tell you if your state already has such a coalition. If not….