Welcome To Our Website

Welcome To Our Website

Welcome To Our Website


Member Letter: Families need paid leave to care for loved ones

This letter to the editor originally appeared on Southcoast Today on January 7, 2020. I did everything society told me to. I got an education. I earned a state-certified career. Yet my baby would not be able to gain the proper cognitive development for a newborn because I didn’t have access to paid leave. I was born and raised in New Bedford. My...

Progress on Immigrant Rights!

Our campaigns address the underlying root causes of economic inequality. These causes include discrimination and exclusion, and deeply affect the Gateway Cities we work in. This is why we have been part of two campaigns that would significantly improve the lives of immigrants and their families in MA. With our help, we had speakers from the...

January Activist Meetings and the “Struggle Budget”

This month's activist meetings in New Bedford and Brockton focused on some themes we may all be familiar with - the struggle budgets of families. Both had a presentation on CSJ's Early Education and Care Campaign, outlining the convening of partners from around the state to address the cost of childcare in MA. Childcare expenses is one of many...

There are lots of great changes happening at the Coalition for Social Justice and we welcome YOU to become a part of them!

We’ve been committed to economic and social justice since our founding in 1994. Please take a look around our website and check out the current work we’re doing in the What We Do section. If you’re intrigued and want to get involved then please contact us. There is always work to do to move Massachusetts forward.

Fighting for our communities is our top priority.

In solidarity,

Deb Fastino

Executive Director