CAMPAIGNS

Campaign for Full Youth Employment

GOALS

  1. To win employment opportunities for every teen in Massachusetts seeking a job.
  2. To win 14 million dollars of Youth Works funding in the FY ‘18 State Budget

ACTIONS

  1. Annual Youth Jobs Rally
  2. April and May State House Actions
  3. Testimony Nights
  4. Legislative Meetings

GET INVOLVED 

Contact-Dalida Rocha: drocha@mcan-pico.org

MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS 

  1. Bird Street Community Center
  2. Saint Stephens Church In the South End
  3. Teen Empowerment
  4. Madison Park Community Development Corporation
  5. Lena Park Community Development Corporation
  6. Worcester Interfaith
  7. Youth Grow Worcester
  8. Pernet Family Health Center
  9. Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción
  10. Mass Yote-Young Civic Leaders
  11. College Bound Dorchester
  12. Boston Youth Services Network (BYSN)
  13. Grlz Radio
  14. Boston Asian YES
  15. Lawrence Community Works
  16. Brockton Boys and Girls Club

Campaign to End Youth Criminalization 

GOALS

  1. To end the current system in which young people of color in Massachusetts are criminalized and denied opportunities to succeed
  2. To win expungement reform and other key reforms in the MA juvenile justice system

ACTIONS 

  1. Stakeholder Events
  2. Direct and creative actions

KEY INFO 

  1. Expungement One-Pager

GET INVOLVED

  1. Keturah Brewster: Kbrewster@mcan-pico.org

KEY PARTNERS 

  1. Citizens For Juvenile Justice
  2. United Teen Equality Center
  3. Opportunity Youth United
  4. Teen Empowerment
  5. Teens Leading the Way