Welcome To Our Website

Welcome To Our Website

Welcome To Our Website


Paid Family and Medical Leave Contributions Begin!

Last year, we passed one of the most comprehensive Paid Family and Medical Leave laws in the entire country. We could not have done it without the support of grassroots activists and volunteers going out, collecting over 177,000 signatures, and making over 50,000 calls to their legislators over the course of two years. And now, it’s time to see...

‘It’s going to ruin our lives’: New Bedford residents march to stop Parallel Products expansion

Thank you to the folks who came out to the march against Parallel Products expansion and to all the work of Southcoast Neighbors United's new Citizens Against Parallel Products Committee (CAPP). NEW BEDFORD — Eighty-eight year-old Mary Myers wouldn’t let a one and a half mile walk stop her from voicing her opposition to the proposed Parallel...

CSJ Endorses Ed Markey for 2020 U.S. Senate

“The Coalition for Social Justice (CSJ), Massachusetts’ leading grassroots organization to bring together people affected by and concerned about poverty to advocate for economic opportunity, has endorsed Ed Markey for U.S. Senate in 2020. “Senator Markey has been a progressive fighter for justice throughout his career. The Coalition for Social...

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