Spring 2018 Newsletter! See the work you made possible!

Jafet Vive! La lucha Sigue! Join us for Jafet Robles Lobby Day

N2N IS HIRING: Climate Justice Field Coordinator

JOB POSTING: Climate Justice Field Coordinator Neighbor to Neighbor is hiring a full-time Climate Justice Field Coordinator with a community organizing background to join our diverse, passionate leadership team. About Neighbor to Neighbor We are the “new majority:” people of color, immigrants, women, and the working class, on a path to liberation. Our statewide, membership […]

50 to D.C.!

Neighbor to Neighbor members are headed to the People’s Action Founding Convention in D.C. on April 23-25, 2017 to mark the 100 days of the Trump administration. The only question is: how many of us will represent Massachusetts’ progressive New Majority? Let’s get 50! With your help, 50 N2N members can show up and rise up […]

N2N IN THE NEWS: Telemundo Boston Report on Immigration Issues in Lynn

N2N’s own Estrella Diaz featured in this Telemundo Boston report about immigration issues in Lynn:

SHAME ON SARNO!

Mayor Sarno fails to protect all of Springfield citizens, caves in to Trump regime’s bullying and blackmail and gives in to the politics of fear, hatred and division. In these dark times, we need brave, courageous leadership that stands on the side of love and unity! Shame on Sarno!   Story via www.westernmassnews.com: SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) […]

NEIGHBOR TO NEIGHBOR IN THE NEWS: N2N’s Jafet Robles Interviewed by MassLive about the Jobs Not Jails Coalition

Frame Shift. Then Power Shift.

via www.barrfoundation.org: Elena Letona, executive director of Neighbor to Neighbor (and a 2005 Barr Fellow), shares lessons learned from an old, industrial city in western Massachusetts, where community members, labor groups, elected officials, and others found common cause in a winning effort to go from “coal to sol!” As I write this, a brave struggle rages […]

Energy to power 1,000 Holyoke homes coming from new $10 million Mount Tom Solar Farm

via MassLive.com: The $10 million Mount Tom Solar Farm with 17,208 panels will be installed by late December beside a now-closed coal-burning plant on Northampton Street with energy to power 1,000 homes, officials said Thursday. “It’s a great event. It’s a great day,” said Frank Demaille, president and CEO of ENGIE North America. The company […]

Activists to party after solar-farm groundbreaking at former coal plant in Holyoke

via MassLive: HOLYOKE — Activists who pushed for years to end the coal-burning operation at the Mount Tom Power Station based on health concerns are so happy the plant owner is building a solar farm, they plan to party. “Five years after Action for a Healthy Holyoke! began organizing for responsible retirement of the Mount […]