Events

These are events that are being held by our partners across the state. Click on the event for more information.

Estos son los eventos de nuestros aliados en todo el estado. Haga click on el evento para mas informacion

  • Hispanic Family Center of Southern NJ- School's Out...Summer Meals Are In!

    Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 12:00 PM through August 29, 2019
    Miguel's Pharmacy in Camden, NJ

    Miguel's Pharmacy is handing out free lunches to children (under the age of 18) all summer long! 

    The location for lunch will be at 3213 River Road in Camden, NJ 08105 

    From 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm and Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday this summer!

    For more information click here

     

  • El Centro Hispanoamericano - Offers an appointment for work permit/residency

    Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 09:00 AM through September 09, 2019
    El Centro Hispanoamericano in Plainfield , NJ

    El Centro Hispanoamericano - Offers an appointment for work permit/residency 

    Did you know that maybe you could qualify for a work permit or for residence?

    - if you have direct relatives who are citizens or residents (children over 21 years old or parents).
    - if you have been a victim of a crime in the United States.
    - if you have been a victim of domestic violence by a citizen or resident.
    - if you are running from your country to apply for asylum.

    These are just some of the ways in which, since 1984, the center has helped thousands of people to get immigration benefits in this country.

    Call us to get an appointment and receive personalized attention. (908) 753-8730.

    ¿Sabía que tal vez usted podría calificar para un permiso de trabajo o para la residencia?

    - Si tiene familiares directos que sean ciudadanos o residentes (hijos mayores de 21 años o padres).
    - Si ha sido víctima de un crimen en los Estados Unidos.
    - Si ha sido víctima de violencia doméstica por parte de un ciudadano o residente.
    - Si está huyendo de su país para solicitar asilo.

    Estas son sólo algunas de las formas en las que, desde 1984, el Centro ha ayudado a miles de personas a obtener beneficios de inmigración en este país.

    Llámenos para obtener una cita y recibir atención personalizada. (908) 753-8730.

     

    For more information click here/ Para mas informacion oprima aqui

  • Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey

    Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 09:00 AM through September 04, 2019
    The Hispanic Family Center of Soutern NJ in Camden, NJ

    Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey Free Food - Tuesdays and Thursdays (Camden)

    Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey is inviting the community to their office located at 2850 Federal St. in Camden, NJ 08105 every Tuesday at 12 pm and every Thursday at 11 am. 

      

    For more information call 856-963-0270 or click here

     

  • Ironbound Community Corporation - EzRide Recruitment Session for CDL Jobseekers 1 rsvp

    Monday, August 26, 2019 at 10:00 AM
    Ironbound Community Corporation in Morristown, NJ

    Ironbound Community Corporation - EzRide Recruitment Session for CDL Jobseekers! - Monday, August 26th 10AM-1PM (Newark)

    EZRide will be at Ironbound Community Corporation on Monday, August 26th for a recruitment session from 10am -1pm! The location for this event will be at Ironbound Community Corporation, 317 Elm St., Newark, New Jersey 07015

    EZ Ride is seeking CDL Drivers for Fulltime/ Part-time AM or PM Shifts!

    CDL with “P” endorsement.
    Must not have “Q” restriction.
    Clean Driving Record.
    Ability to communicate in English with customers and fill up reports and forms, as needed.
    Competitive compensation offered.

    For free resume help or mock interviewing to prepare for this recruitment session, dial 973-735-3356 to set up an appointment with an Employment Coach with the Financial Opportunity Center of Ironbound Community Corporation.

    For more information and to RSVP click here

  • 32BJ SEIU New Jersey Labor Day

    Monday, September 02, 2019 at 10:00 AM
    St. Michael's Church in Newark, NJ

    32BJ SEIU New Jersey Labor Day - Monday, September 2nd 10AM-1:30PM (Newark)

    Show your union pride! Join us on Labor Day for mass, a rally, a march and a picnic! Together with our allies, we’ll call on all elected officials and candidates show their support for working families, racial and economic justice, immigrant rights, access to quality healthcare, clean and healthy communities, and a better future for all! Lets stand strong as we move towards a new commercial contract campaign in New Jersey!

    - Labor Day Activities -
    Monday, September 2nd
    10:00 AM | Special Mass at St. Michael's Church - 172 Broadway, Newark
    11:00 AM | Rally & March (location details to follow)
    12:30 PM | Picnic Lunch (location details to follow)

    *Transportation will be available for members who aren't able to march*
    For more information click here

    ¡Demuestre su orgullo sindical! ¡Acompáñenos el Día del Trabajo para misa, una manifestación, marcha y un picnic! Juntos haremos un llamado a todos los funcionarios electos y candidatos para que demuestren su apoyo a familias de la clase trabajadora, la justicia racial y económica, los derechos de los inmigrantes, el acceso a servicios de salud de calidad, comunidades limpias y saludables, ¡y un futuro mejor para todos!
    ¡Pongámonos fuertes a medida que pronto vamos hacia una nueva campañ a de contrato comercial en Nueva Jersey!

    - Actividades durante el Día -
    lunes, 2 de septiembre
    10:00 AM | Misa en la iglesia de San Miguel
    11:00 AM | Acción y marcha (pronto vamos a compartir mas info)
    12:30 PM | Un almuerzo afuera (pronto vames a compartir mas info)

    *Hay transporte disponible para los miembros que no puedan marchar con nosotros*

    Para mas informacion haga clic aqui

  • 32BJ SEIU Boston Labor Day March

    Monday, September 02, 2019 at 11:00 AM
    Copley Square in Boston, MA

    32BJ SEIU Boston Labor Day March - Monday, September 2nd 11AM-2PM (Massachusetts)

    March Start Location: Copley Square (560 Boylston St., Boston, Massachusetts, 02116 at 11am.

    March End Location: Boston Commons (Bandstand area)

    Performances throughout the day by:
    - Honk Band
    - Foundation Movement

    From the border to New England and all over the country, hard-working immigrants are being criminalized, detained, deported and separated from their families. We need to come together to say enough is enough!

    This Labor Day, lets stand together to uplift the immigrant workers who built our country while advocating for crucial legislation in MA, including access to driver's licenses for all regardless of immigration status. Join us as we will also honor this march in remembrance of our late union President, Héctor Figueroa, a fearless giant and immigrant rights champion.

    An attack on immigrants, is an attack on all of us. Let's stand together and fight back!

    For more information click here

  • Wind of Spirit Volunteer Orientation

    Tuesday, September 03, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    Wind of the Spirit in Morristown, NJ

    Want to join Wind of the Spirit and become a volunteer? Reach out to our office today and register for our next volunteer orientation. You will learn about our organization and what kinds of opportunities are available and even sign up to get to work right away. The location for this event will be 40 Sussex Ave., Morristown, New Jersey 07960 on Tuesday, August 6th from 7pm-8pm.

    RSVP to volunteer@wotsnj.org or 973-538-2035

    Now more than ever, we need YOUR support.

    For more information click here 

     

  • BAWDI What Will People Say?

    Saturday, September 07, 2019 at 09:00 AM
    Rutgers University - Red Lion Cafe in New Brunswick, NJ

    BAWDI What Will People Say? - Saturday September 7th 9AM-4PM (New Brunswick) 

    BAWDI will be co-sponsoring Manavi's Event What Will People Say Workshop Series:
    Manavi in collaboration with SASMHA (South Asian Sexual and Mental Health Alliance) will be holding a series of workshops followed by a Q&A. Topics include sexuality, LGBTQ identities, mental health, and the shame and guilt that often mark the interior experience beneath the facade.
    Please RSVP by September 3rd,click here

    September 7th (9AM-4PM)
    Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Red Lion Café
    126 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

    For more information click here

  • Preparing for 2020: Advocating for Rights, Justice, and Freedom

    Saturday, September 07, 2019 at 09:00 AM
    American Friends Service Commitee in Washington DC, DC

    Preparing for 2020:Advocating for Rights, Justice, and Freedom - Saturday, September 7th and 8th 9AM-5PM (Washington D.C.)

    Presidential election years present new opportunities for grassroots advocacy, whether at town hall meetings, primary caucuses, or party conventions. Join other activists, organizers, and policy experts as we explore ways to engage in effective advocacy for justice and equality in Israel and Palestine in 2020. 

    Meeting from 9 am-5pm on Saturday, Sept. 7 and Sunday, Sept. 8, we will focus on current campaigns to advocate for Palestinian children’s rights, end the blockade of Gaza, and to protect our rights to support BDS and engage in economic activism at the city, state and national levels. We will share best practices and skills for advocating with elected officials and how to engage across movements to build solidarity and power. Participants will also have an opportunity to engage with and hear from movement experts and leaders about their experiences pushing forward these conversations and work.

    The location of this event will be at 3825 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-2907


    For more information click here and to register for the event click here 

    Lunch is provided both days.

  • LALDEF - Become an ESL or TASC Volunteer with LALDEF!

    Saturday, September 07, 2019 at 09:00 AM through December 21, 2019
    LALDEF

    LALDEF - Become an ESL or TASC Volunteer with LALDEF!

    We are currently looking for volunteers that would like to teach English as a Second Language to adult learners.

    Dates: September 16-December 9

    Times: Wednesdays, 10am-1pm; Thursdays 5:45-8:45pm; Saturdays 9am-12pm

    Classes are taught with two instructors and all materials are provided by LALDEF.

     We are also looking for volunteers that would like to teach High School Equivalency (TASC) to adult learners in Spanish.

    Dates: September 7-December 21

    Times: Saturdays 9am-12pm

    Classes are taught with two instructors and all materials are provided by LALDEF. The fall semester will cover math tutoring and will be done completely in Spanish.

    If you are interested in volunteering with us please send an email to: leanna.jahnke@laldef.org