February 26th Workers Day of Action
5pm, 95 Liberty St, Springfield, MA 01103
3:30pm, Main Campus Building, Greenfield Community College, 1 College Dr, Greenfield, MA 01301
February 28th 7-9 pm Backpack for Cash Movie Night at West Springfield High School
This feature-length documentary explores the growing privatization of public schools and the resulting impact on America’s most vulnerable children. Filmed in Philadelphia, New Orleans, Nashville and other cities, BACKPACK FULL OF CASH takes viewers through the tumultuous 2013-2014 school year, exposing the world of corporate-driven education “reform” where public education – starved of resources – hangs in the balance.
March 13th 5:30 pm Community briefing
The legislature needs to hear from us, in every corner of the Commonwealth, that it’s time to pass Paid Family and Medical Leave and a $15 Minimum Wage. Now that we’ve collected enough signatures to put both of these questions on the ballot, our message to the legislature is clear: let’s do this.
South Congregational Church 45 Maple Street, Springfield, MA RSVP: http://raiseupma.org/
March 27th Raise Up Mass Hub dialer for the Fight for 15 and Paid Family Medical Leave
Where: Springfield Ed. Assn 1000 Wilbraham Road Springfield from 530-730 pm. Laptops and training will be provided as well as nourishment.