Campaign Archive: feature-event

Community Land Trust Teach-In

  The Community First Alliance, which includes Fruit Belt residents and neighborhood-based organizations that have been organizing for years to make sure current and long-standing residents have a voice in development tied to the medical campus expansion. A community land trust …

2016 Annual Awards Celebration

Community First Alliance to Host April 26th Teach-In

The Community First Alliance will host its second in a series of teach-ins about how a Community Benefits Agreement can ensure that the development at the Medical Campus puts people and neighborhoods first. Ahead of the Community First Alliance’s launch …

ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2016 HONOREES

What was the most innovative campaign you saw in 2015? Who took their work to the next level? Who had a major victory to advance the cause of economic justice? These are the questions we you to keep in mind …

NY Renews Regional Stakeholder Meeting

In December 2015, as historic multinational climate negotiations concluded in Paris, France, communities across New York State celebrated the launch of the NY Renews climate and jobs campaign. The NY Renews campaign platform calls for:   –  Legally binding greenhouse gas emission reductions and a requirement to transition to a …

NY Renews Regional Stakeholder Meeting

In December  2015, as historic multinational climate negotiations concluded in Paris, France, communities across New York State celebrated the launch of the NY Renews climate and jobs campaign. The NY Renews campaign platform calls for:   –  Legally binding greenhouse gas emission …

CEJ Buffalo’s 2016 Annual Meeting

Join the Coalition for Economic Justice for its Annual Meeting on Thursday, March 10th at 5:30 PM at the United Way (742 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY). Learn about CEJ’s work for 2016 and beyond, including the Fight for $15, its …

Community Benefits Agreements Forum

Community Benefits Agreements Forum Merriweather Library, Jefferson and East Utica                                                             …

Fight for $15 at the State Budget Hearing!

Please join us in calling for a minimum wage that meets families’ basic needs. As the state legislature holds a hearing on “Workforce Development,” we’re filling their hearing room with worker power! Wednesday, Feb 3rd | 1:00 pm | Legislative Office Building, Hearing Room …

Fight for $15 Rally at the State of the State

The state legislature can pass a statewide $15 in 2016 – but they need to feel the pressure from people across the state who know that an $8.75 minimum wage isn’t enough to live on. Take a stand against poverty …