Tag Archive: Youth Jobs Coalition

May 18

Wed 5/20 Action – Funeral for Youth Jobs and Against Police Violence

We need *you* and *everyone you know* to come! Please share widely! E-mail, call, & tell people. Share on Facebook. And *RSVP* to action@yjpuboston.org. Wednesday, May 20 3:00 pm at Park Street T Funeral for Youth Jobs & People Lost to Police Violence Wear black and march with us to City Hall. POLICE FUNDING goes …

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Jun 25


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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Oct 11

WED. 10/18 & MON. 10/28 – *Multi-Issue Youth Mayoral Forums*

PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY. And to help plan the forums, come to our planning meeting *today* (Thursday, October 10) from 4:00-5:30 at Dorchester Bay, 594 Columbia Rd, 4th floor (buzz #8/#9). PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY TO YOUR NETWORKS: These are the TWO YOUTH ORGANIZING EVENTS this fall that YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS! Wednesday, October 16 – …

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Sep 26


CALLING YOUTH TO LEAD A MULTI-ISSUE MAYORAL FORUM ON YOUTH ISSUES! First Planning Meeting: Thursday, September 26 from 4:00-5:30 (Food at 3:30) Dorchester Bay in Uphams Corner (594 Columbia Road) RSVP to yjpuboston@gmail.com if you can come! Hello everybody! After the preliminary elections, a number of groups including Youth Justice and Power Union & Youth …

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Jun 25

Wednesday at 12 noon – FINAL CITY BUDGET VOTE

Via YJPU Final City Budget Vote Final Budget Vote Action – Wednesday, June 26 at 12:00 pm City Hall, 5th Floor (near Government Center or State Street T Stops) Wear black shirts! So far, the Mayor has not increased the budget for youth jobs. Many City Councilors have spoken with the Mayor’s office requesting additional …

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Jun 05

**We Need Your Support!** Final Actions for Youth Jobs

We need everyone now for our final chance to win 14,000 jobs this summer! FLYERS COMING SOON. PLEASE E-MAIL US IF YOU CAN COME! Actions at City Hall Tuesday, June 18th at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26th at 12 p.m. Adult Allies – Final Meeting We are calling on all our allies — youth programs, …

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Dec 09

YJC-Boston Youth and Allies Meeting

Join young people from across Boston for our monthly YJC-Boston Youth and Adult Ally meetings! Youth & Allies Monthly Meeting Monday, December 10th at 5:30-7:30 p.m. @ Spontaneous Celebrations (45 Danforth St in Jamaica Plain) Join us for food, fun, good company, youth power, and change! E-mail yjcboston@gmail.com with any questions.

Nov 21

YJC-Boston Youth and Allies Meeting! Next Monday 11/26 @ 5:30 p.m.

Join young people from across Boston for our monthly Youth and Adult Ally meetings! Youth & Allies Monthly Meeting Monday, November 26th at 5:30-7:30 p.m. @ The City School and Monday, December 10th at 5:30-7:30 p.m. @ location TBA. Adult Ally Monthly Meeting Tuesday, December 4th at 10 a.m.-12 p.m. @ The City School *Note …

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Oct 10

Youth Jobs Coalition-Boston Kick-Off Meetings!

Youth Jobs Coalition-Boston is starting up again! Join us for Youth and Adult Ally meetings to develop the agenda for the year! Adult Allies Kick-Off Meeting Tuesday, October 16th at 10:00 a.m. The City School at 614 Columbia Rd (Enter Through the Rear on Ramsey St) Youth & Allies Kick-Off Meeting Monday, October 22nd at …

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Jun 19

June 22 and June 27 – Youth Jobs Actions: THE PROPOSAL

  With fewer than 9,000 summer jobs for 14,000 youth who applied, we need your support THIS FRIDAY and NEXT WEDNESDAY! ENDORSE THE PROPOSAL AND RSVP FOR THE ACTIONS: 14,000 SUMMER JOBS, WITH CITY FUNDING FOR 1/3 OF THEM http://tinyurl.com/endorse-the-proposal-2012 (Or e-mail boston@youthjobscoalition.org with your endorsement and RSVP.) Part One: We Propose to the City Youth Jobs Rally *You will take …

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Jun 07

Youth Jobs Coalition – Important Meeting June 13, and Final Actions June 22 & June 27

Calling all allies — community members, youth workers, adult organizing groups: Even if you haven’t been to a youth jobs meeting or action this year, or usually focus on other issues, this is the month we need your support! Please come to the special meeting next Wednesday and save June 22 and June 27 in …

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Jun 01

Youth Jobs Coalition Boston Adult Meeting

Monday, June 4 at 10:30 am The City School at 614 Columbia Rd (Enter Through the Rear on Ramsey St) Plan the last month of meetings with City officials and actions, to help us get from 8,800 to 14,000 summer jobs in Boston. We need *your* help to reverse last summer’s loss of 2000 jobs …

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May 21

14,000 JOBS: City Budget Hearing Thursday and Updates

UPDATES FROM YOUTH JOBS COALITION BOSTON! Our Campaign Goals: 14,000 Summer Jobs (1/3 from the City) and Year-Round Jobs! Boston Youth Fund Budget Hearing: Thurs, May 24 at 2:00 pm Come by 3:30 pm, and Earlier (at 2:00 pm) If You Can! State House Action: Tues, May 22 at 4:30 pm Ask the State Senate …

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Apr 26

Youth Jobs Meeting – Monday 4/30 at 6:00 pm

Youth & Allies Meeting Monday, April 30 at 6:00 pm The City School at 614 Columbia Rd (Enter Through the Rear on Ramsey St) Topics include working on our campaign map and demands. Food, merriment, good company, youth power, and change! ———————— Week of Actions – Thank You! Thank you to everyone who attended the …

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Apr 23

4/25 – Youth Jobs Day of Action at State House

Wednesday, 4/25 at the State House at 3:30 House Budget Action We lost 1,900 summer jobs in Boston last year. Help us get from 8,800 to 11,000 jobs! Led by Youth Jobs Coalition Boston State/Private. Call on the House of Representatives to add funding for youth jobs! For questions and more information, contact boston@youthjobscoalition.org or …

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Nov 07

Monday at 11:00 *AND* 5:30 — Youth Jobs Coalition Boston!

This is one of two components (Boston and State/Private) in the Youth Jobs Coalition — please stay tuned for an e-mail that describes the two groups! Youth Jobs Coalition Boston is building a multi-issue agenda by/for youth and allies in Boston. Come join us plan our upcoming youth & community forum and help us get …

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