What's Going On

Red Cross Training on First Aid
Saturday, July 8 | 12 to 5 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. Cost $90 for attendees of basic first aid training, all others $110. Red Cross certificate. For information call Lidia Ferreira at 617-202-5775 ext. 12.

Free Family and Immigration Legal Clinic
Thursday, July 27 | 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.

Brazilian Independence Festival
The 22nd Brazilian Independence Day Festival in Boston will be held on Sunday September 10. Call 617-202-5775 for information on how to have a food, information and craft and arts table at the Outdoor Festival. Visit the Festival site and like the Festival Facebook page for updates.

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