What's Going On

Small Business and Financial Education Workshop Series
Thursday, November 9 | at 6:30 pm
At Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
Are your finances in order? Everything you need to know about financial planning with financial counsultant Ana Panori.

Tuesday, December 12 | at 6:30 pm
At Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
How to Open a Small Business – Part 2. Business Plan, Credit Building, how to be licensed, and more, with Alvaro Lima, from the City of Boston.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 | at 6:30 pm
At Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
Financial Education, part 2. The most important financial challenges with financial counsultant Ana Panori.

Suggested donation of $20 per workshop.

Open Space
Tuesday, November 21 | at 6:30 pm
At Cambridge Health Alliance Union Square Family Health Center
26 Central St, Somerville

This month the topic is “Hope”, a informal conversation with psychologist Flávia Feijó about the importance of having hope even during the most difficult moments of our life. 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. See flyer.

Free Family and Immigration Legal Clinic
Wednesday, November 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.

Women’s Tea Time and End-of-year Celebration
Thursday, December 14 | at 6:30 pm
At: Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
Join us for a evening of celebration of all our achievements and member’s empowerment.

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