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Newsletter: January 16
This is the year the Brazilian Women’s Group celebrates its 20th anniversary! Twenty years of creating community! In 1995, when a group of Brazilian immigrant women started meeting, they had no idea they would come this far. All they wanted at the time was to talk about longing for their loved ones still living back home while sharing their immigrant experience with each other. What was it like to be a woman, a Brazilian, an immigrant in such a different environment? Read more Read More.

Women's Tea Time
Friday, February 20 | 6:30 pm
At: Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
An evening of fun and good company! Join us. For information, email lydia@verdeamarelo.org or call 617-202-5775.

Car Seat Training and Educational Session
Saturday, February 21 | 1:00 pm
At:
Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
Did you know that all children under the age of 8 must be properly restrained? Motor Vehicle crashes are the #1 cause of death among Brazilian children between the ages of 1 and 24. This is preventable with the proper use of car seats and seat belts! Light refreshments and free car seats for your children until age 8! RSVP with Rebekah at 857-218-3526 or call the BWG at 617-202-5775. View flyer.

Free Family and Immigration Legal Clinic
Thursday, February 26 | 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.

Legal Help for DACA Applicants
By appointment only
Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton

With Attorney Julio Henríquez. New and renewal applications. Sponsored by the Brazilian Women’s Group and Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers – MAPS. By appointment only, please call 617-202-5775. More information.

Deferred Action (DACA) Help
On Saturdays
Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton

The Brazilian Women's Group can help file new cases and renewals. $25 suggested donation for each student. By appointment only, please email daca@verdeamarelo.org or call 617-202-5775. 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.