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Immigration Resources

Immigration Resources Provided by the Greater Boston Legal Services at the January TCC General Meeting:


Attorney General Maura Healey – Hate Crime Hotline and contact information


FAQs_ What All Immigrants Should Know Post-Election 2016

How to Renew DACA_ New DACA – National Immigration Law Center

ILRC Safety Plan for families kyr_two_pager Mayor’s Office Community Resources (002)

Red Cards _ Immigrant Legal Resource Center _ ILRC

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TOOLKIT – What we can do to protect immigrants

Post-Election Immigration Update 1.12.17


Food Pantry in West Roxbury

Fresh produce, meats, fish, dairy, baked goods and non-perishable items for your selection.


June 11, 2016 from 2-4pm

July 2, 2016 from 2-4pm

August 13, 2016 from 2-4pm


June 14, 2016 from 11am-1pm

July 12, 2016 from 11am-1pm

August 16, 2016 from 11am-1pm.

Location: Stratford Street United Church, 77 Stratford Street, West Roxbury (corner of Anawan Ave & Stratford Street)

No geographic restriction or requirement.

Please bring a photo ID. 

Job Posting: BCNC Red Oak After School & Summer Group Leader

Job Posting: BCNC Red Oak After School & Summer Group Leader

The mission of BCNC is to ensure that the children, youth, and families we serve have the resources and supports they need to achieve greater economic success and social well-being. Since our founding in 1969, BCNC has remained committed to being responsive to community needs while striving for excellence in the delivery of holistic, family-centered, culturally and linguistically competent programs. Today, BCNC is one of the largest nonprofit social service providers for Asian American and Asian immigrant families in the Greater Boston region, serving over 2,000 children, youth, and adults each year at 3 locations in Boston and Quincy. BCNC serves families through programs through: Child Care & Enrichment Programs, Education & Workforce Initiatives, and Family & Community Engagement.
Red Oak is a licensed school-age child care program which provides care for to over 100 children in Chinatown and neighboring communities. Red Oak provides after school learning opportunities, including homework help, arts, literacy and recreational opportunities. Red Oak is open after school and full days during school vacations, summer and Boston Public School professional days. Continue reading ‘Job Posting: BCNC Red Oak After School & Summer Group Leader’

Job Posting: Assistant Director AACA

Job Posting

The Asian American Civic Association (AACA) provides limited English speaking and economically disadvantaged people with education, occupational training and social services enabling them to realize lasting economic self-sufficiency.

Full-time Position Available: Assistant Director

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and management of the Asian American Civic Association operations reporting to the Executive Director

  • Oversee workforce development and adult education programs including job training programs, job readiness and employment placement, adult English for Speakers of Other Languages, and workplace education

  • Lead, supervise, and coach Program Directors who are responsible for outreach and recruitment, assessment, selection, case management, training, education, job placement, and retention functions

  • Maintain relationships with current program funders and secure funds for current and new workforce development, adult education, and other agency program programs through grants, government funds, and individual donations

  • Supervise Development Associate/Grant Writer

  • Organize internal agency wide administration issues including staffing, staff development, staff support, personnel issues, strategic planning, webpage oversight, marketing, and assist with budgeting

  • Work with Executive Director to engage Board of Directors

  • Ensure rigorous program evaluation and high quality services to clients

  • Build partnerships among various stakeholders including employers, colleges, and other community-based organizations and adult education and training providers


  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Master’s degree preferred

  • At least 8 years management experience in a non-profit setting

  • Significant knowledge of best practices in workforce development programming

  • Keen understanding of the field of adult basic education

  • Experience and understanding of challenges facing immigrants and low-income individuals

  • Track record of success as a leader in a high performing organization

  • Minimum of 8 years of successful experience writing grant proposals for a non-profit organization

  • Minimum 8 years of experience supervising staff

  • Understanding of budgeting

  • Fundraising experience a plus in events and individual donor development

  • Commitment to the mission of the Asian American Civic Association

  • Highly detail oriented and organized

  • Takes initiative and innovative thinker

  • Excellent communication skills

Salary:  Commensurate with experience.  Full benefit package included.

 To apply, send resume and cover letter by May 27, 2016 to:

HR Department

Asian American Civic Association

87 Tyler Street, 5th floor

Boston, MA 02111


For more information about available jobs, see the AACA website.

Asian American Civic Association is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer