Category Archives: Economic Justice

FoodBiz101 Pitch Competition

CommonWealth Kitchen and the Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice  Announce Food Biz 101 Pitch Competition on May 1st Food Biz 101, a food business start-up accelerator developed through a partnership between CommonWealth Kitchen and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice invites you to attend their Food Entrepreneur Pitch Competition

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Small Business Accelerator Forum

Calling all local small business owners and entrepreneurs! Join us at our Small Business Accelerator Forum on April 25 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Learn about accelerating the growth of your organization by securing loans, accessing free legal resources, and acquiring affordable health insurance for your employees. Register and find out more: www.tuftshealthplan.com/forum  

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Lawyers’ Committee Promises to be the Community’s Legal Protectors

The Lawyers’ Committee Promises to be the Community’s Legal Protectors (Bay State Banner) Following the election of Donald Trump, phone calls poured into the offices of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice. The dominant theme: The climate at school and work had turned overtly hostile, as if many had taken the election

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Design for Equity

Design For Equity, a conference taking place at the ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX) on November 15-16, 2016, aims to address the history of racial inequity in Boston’s built environment, with a goal of developing actionable tools for design professionals and others to combat these deeply-rooted issues. As part of this conference, the Lawyers’ Committee’s executive director,

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