What's Going On

Boston People’s Inauguration
Friday, January 20th | 3:30 pm
At: Downtown Boston
Join us for the People's Inauguration! This will be a gathering in downtown Boston in response to the inauguration in DC. Activities and actions will start at 3:30pm. At 5pm there will be the People's Inauguration swearing-in ceremony - a celebration that will include music, art and inspiration. Join the movement. More information.

Free Family and Immigration Legal Clinic - New date
Thursday, January 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.

Open Space
Tuesday, January 31st | 6:30 pm
At Cambridge Health Alliance Union Square Family Health Center
26 Central St, Somerville

How is our community's health? How are you? An informal and open conversation about mental health. This month’s topic: “The art of living well with oneself”. Let’s talk about the need to find balance in life, how to accept your elf without falling for social pressures, how to recognize what strengthens us as a person, how to fight feeling of quilty, how can I act in a positive way that reflects on people who surround me. 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.

Free Tax Services
Saturdays: February 4 & 18, March 4 & 18, April 8
10 am to 4 pm

At: Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
The Brazilian Women’s Group will help you to get your tax preparation for free if you worked in 2016 and earned less than $54,000. See list of documents you need to bring. By appointment only. Call 617-202-5775. View flyer.

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

The Brazilian Women's Group can help file DACA new cases and renewals, and inform about DACA extended and 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. More information.

Worker's Rights Clinic
Free Worker's Rights Clinic At Brazilian Women's Group - 697 Cambridge St. #106, Brighton
The Brazilian Women's Group can help you to understand your rights as a worker in the United States and the labor laws. We assist with labor complaints and refer cases to specialized lawyer. 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. See brochure (in Portuguese only).

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.

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. Do you know that Brazilians are the second largest group in naturalization ceremonies? Make a difference! Become an American citizen! See chart.

Voter Registration
Are 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.

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