Tag Archive: The Youth Justice and Power Union (YJPU)

Jun 25

YOUTH JOBS ACTION

Today at 12, the City Council votes on the Mayor’s budget. So far, the Mayor has added $0 for youth jobs. CALL THE MAYOR and COME TO THE BUDGET VOTE to show them that we are watching! TAKE ACTION FOR YOUTH JOBS ** Today – Wed June 25 at 12:00 pm Final Budget Vote at …

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Jun 23

Wednesday and *Now* – FINAL ACTIONS FOR YOUTH JOBS

The City budget for youth jobs has been frozen with $0 increase for 4 years. Mayor Marty Walsh committed to increase it to $8.5 million. In an April budget, he added $0. In a new budget last week, he told us $0 again. 9 City Councilors are writing letters supporting — now WE need to …

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Apr 09

Major Step Towards Boston Youth’s Demands: Boston Youth Fund Will Include 18 Year Olds in Summer 2014

Major Step Towards Boston Youth’s Demands: Boston Youth Fund Will Include 18 Year Olds in Summer 2014 Young people in Boston have won a major victory in their organizing for youth jobs in the city. The Youth Justice and Power Union (YJPU) is excited to announce that Boston Youth Fund (BYF) is including 18 year …

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