What's Going On

Training on Safety at Work
Thursday, May 25 | 6-9 pm
At Brazilian Workers’ Center - 14 Harvard St. #2, Allston

The BWG presents a training for construction workers. In partnership with the BWW and OSHA. $20 fee. To RSVP and information contact the BWG organizer Lidia Ferreira at 617-202-5775 ext 12.

Open Space
Tuesday, May 30 | 6:30 pm
At Cambridge Health Alliance Union Square Family Health Center
26 Central St, Somerville

This month the topic is “Protect your Mental Health”, psychotherapist Danuza Aquino. Learn how to prevent anxiety, depression, and law self-steem through the elimination of negative energy. Support: Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers and Somerville Health Foundation. Light refreshments. For information call BWG at 617-202-5775 or the Union Square Family Health Center at 617-665-3370. View flyer.

Basic Training on First Aid
Saturday, June 10 | 1 to 4 pm
At: Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
Learn how to help choking victims, recognize stroke and heart attack signs and help the victims, and how to perform first aids in cases of cuts, falls, and burns. Suggested donation of $10. For information call Lidia Ferriera at 617-202-5775 ext. 12. See flyer, in Portuguese only.

BWG at 22! A Benefit for the Brazilian Women’s Group
Wednesday, June 21st | 6 pm
At Midwest Grill Restaurant - 1124 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Tickets: $40 in advance; $50 at the door.
Have you ever needed the Brazilian Women’s Group? Was there one day when you called us and had your questions answered? The Brazilian Women’s Group has been at the forefront of the struggle for immigrant rights and social change for 22 years! On June 21st, join us for an evening of celebration and memories, empowerment and resistance. We count on you!

Free Family and Immigration Legal Clinic
Thursday, June 29 | 5:30 to 7:30 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 Help
By appointment only
At Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton

The Brazilian Women's Group can help file DACA renewals. 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. More information.

Citizenship & ESL Classes
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. Do you know that Brazilians are the second largest group in naturalization ceremonies? Make a difference! Become an American citizen! See chart. ESL classes are held every Tuesday at 6 pm and at 7:30 pm.

Voter Registration
CitizenshipAre you an American citizen and not registered to vote? We can help. We have forms in English and Portuguese. Walk-in. It doesn't take more than 5 minutes. You can also register to vote online.

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! More information.

BWG on the Air Waves
Estação Mulher, the Brazilian Women’s Group radio show. Every Saturday, 11-12 PM at WESX 1230 AM. And every Sunday at 7 PM on WBCA 102.9 FM. Interviews, opinion, ideas, an open dialogue with our community. Be a part of Estação Mulher! Call in to participate live (617-884-1230). Tune in or listen on line at www.wesx1230am.com or listen on the radio 102.9 FM. Click here to listen to past radio shows.

Massachusetts Domestic Workers Coalition
The Brazilian Women's Group is a proud member of the Massachusetts Coalition of Domestic Workers (MCDW). Please join us and the Coalition's workers' council to empower and organize domestic workers, implement the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, and educate helpers and employers about this important law. For more information email lydia@verdeamarelo.org or call 617-202-5775. Like us on Facebook.

Job Opportunities
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