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Raise Up MA Signature Campaign Training

Raise Up Massachusetts—​a​ coalition of more than 150 worker, faith-based, and community organizations—is launching a petition drive to take the fight for a $15/hour minimum wage and paid family & medical leave to the ballot in 2018.

​​​The drive starts in September and ends in November. During that period, Raise Up seeks 180,000 petition signatures for each measure from voters across the state.

The Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action has committed to collecting at least 5,000 signatures and we are looking for committed volunteers to help us with this effort in September!

Join us for an important training with Progressive Massachusetts and Progressive Democrats of Massachusetts  to learn about collecting signatures for these campaigns! Learn the ins and outs of a ballot campaign, how to canvass and collect signatures, and how to spread the word about Raise Up’s work to build an economy that works for all of us.

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Sunday, September 17, 2017

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Coolidge Corner - Meeting Room
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline, MA 02446


The Coolidge Corner is located on the ground floor of the Coolidge Corner Library. There are three methods of access: (1) Use the main entrance, which is equipped with a ramp and door openers, followed by the lift in the far east corner of the ground floor. (2) Follow the outdoor ramp around the north side of the building to the ground floor entrance, which is equipped with a door opener, followed by three stairs from the hallway into the room, or (3) follow the outdoor ramp around the north side of the building to the back entrance, which is equipped with a door opener. This venue is equipped with assistive listening transmitters and devices, available upon request.

Need aids or accommodations? Email the Town ADA Compliance Officer Sarah E. Kaplan or call 617-730-2329 (TDD 617-730-2327) for more information.

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