Welcome To Our Website

Welcome To Our Website

Welcome To Our Website

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


Fair Share Amendment advances to Constitutional Convention

With hard work and more than 30,000 signatures gathered by volunteers over the past 3 years, the Fair Share Amendment has moved to a have a constitutional convention! “I think it’s important to many of the legislators and to residents of the commonwealth to put this on the ballot,” said Senate President Karen Spilka, who backs the amendment. Read...

CSJ Wins campaign to lift the cap on kids!

 We were excited to participate in a campaign in 2018 to win important gains for very low-income families receiving welfare cash benefits. CSJ helped to promote legislation to lift the welfare family cap that denies welfare benefits to children conceived while or soon after the family received assistance. Refusing a $100 grant per child as well...

Taking the Co-sponsor Drive by Storm

The Coalition for Social Justice was successful this month in the first step of gathering support for our priorities this year. We contacted our legislators through calls, in district meetings and State House visits! In collaboration with other groups and organizations we were able to get 80 co-sponsors for childcare, 118 co-sponsors for the Fair...