Posts filed under: co-sponsored project

Living a Civil Rights Issue: Supporting Justice for the Transgender Community

With one month until the midterm elections, and with Massachusetts voters expected to weigh in on public accommodations for the transgender community, a civil rights issue, the Network and League of Women Voters Winchester teamed up to present an educational...

Celebrating our diverse community at the International Day at Farmers Market

Following a dreary few days of rain, Saturday September 29, 2018 was an absolute A-plus weather day for our annual International Day at the Winchester Farmers Market. Kicking off the day, Dora Evan from Ethnic Arts Center delighted her audience...

Illstyle and Peace Productions brought the Funk to Winchester

Outside it was raw and gloomy, but inside the gym of the old Mystic school on Friday, September 28, the energy was fever-pitched and contagious! For one hour Philadelphia-based dance troupe Illstyle and Peace Productions wowed the packed audience of...

Winchester Community Comes Together to Show Support and Learn Ways to Help Immigrant Families Reunite

Although President Trump signed an executive order to stop the separation of children and their families at the US-Mexican border, there are still over 2000 children currently spread throughout the country; there is little clarity as to how and when...

Anti-Racism Organizing in the Suburbs: Visioning, Networking and Skill Building

Over a hundred people from predominantly white suburban communities around Greater Boston participated in the first convening of groups doing anti-racism organizing work in the suburbs (AROS) at Melrose First Methodist Church on a recent beautiful Saturday. Organized by Community...