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This is the year the Brazilian Women’s Group celebrates 20 years of creating community! It is amazing what 20 years of grassroots work accomplishes. And YOU are part of this history. Come and celebrate with us. Join us at one of our events, give to BWG, volunteer and, above all, be that voice in the community! Read more Read More.

Open Space
Thursday, February 4th | at 6:30 pm
At Cambridge Health Alliance Union Square Family Health Center, 26 Central St, Somerville
How is our community’s health? Have you ever wonder how does your mind communicate with your body? Mindfulness explains it and “trains” you to talk to your body and release stress. Specialist Marcio Hirayama will show you how. Come and join the Brazilian Women’s Group and the Clinic’s medical staff. Support: Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers e da Somerville Health Foundation. Light refreshments. For information call BWG at 617-202-57756 or the Union Square Family Health Center at 617-665-3370. See flyer.

Workers’ Committee
Wednesday, February 24 | 6:30 pm
Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
Workers share their working experiences, work accidents, wages theft, no payment of overtime, among others. Come and share yours. Learn what is going at the state level. Get informed! Organized by the BWG Workers’ rights project. For information or RSVP call 617-202-5775 or email lidiaf@verdeamarelo.org.

Free Family and Immigration Legal Clinic
Thursday, February 25 | at 5:00 pm
At: Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
With Attorney Hannah Krispin on family/domestic relations issues and immigration. Sponsored by the Brazilian Women’s Group and Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers – MAPS. By appointment only, please call 617-202-5775.

DACA and DAPA Legal Clinics
Next date to be announced
Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton

With Attorney Julio Henríquez from La Offices of Julio Henríquez. The Brazilian Women's Group can help file DACA new cases and renewals, and inform about DAPA requirements. Sponsored by the Brazilian Women’s Group and Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers. $25 suggested donation per student. For information and make an appointment please email contact@verdeamarelo.org or call 617-202-5775. By appointment only. More information.

Free Worker's Rights Clinic
Free Worker's Rights Clinic Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton

In partnership with Jobs with Justice, Justice@Work, Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers and Greater Boston Legal Services. Please call 617-202-5775 for an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome. View flyer.

Become a BWG member
Join us! Your participation helps make us a stronger organization in advocating for the rights of immigrants, and helps us better serve the needs of our community. You will also receive information and invitations to participate in events, trainings, campaigns and more!. Read More.

BWG on the Air Waves
Estação Mulher, the Brazilian Women’s Group radio show. Every Saturday, 11-12 PM at WJDA 1300 AM. Interviews, opinion, ideas, an open dialogue with our community. Be a part of Estação Mulher! Call in to participate live (617-884-1388) Tune in or listen on line at www.wjda1300am.com. Click here to listen to past radio shows.

Massachusetts Domestic Workers Coalition
The Brazilian Women's Group is a proud member of the Massachusetts Domestic Workers Coalition (MDWC). Please join us and the Coalition members in advocating for a Domestic Workers Bill of Rights. For more information email dw@verdeamarelo.org or call 617-202-5775

Job Opportunities
Are you looking for work? Read about many jobs listings here.

Citizenship
CitizenshipAre you qualified to become an American citizen? Do you want or need help to fill out the naturalization forms and to study for the test? Talk to us: cidadania@verdeamarelo.org or call 617-202-5775. In partnership with the AmeriCorps program. See flyer.