Since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the Chelsea Collaborative has worked non-stop to mobilize community residents and partners and coordinate resources to send to our brothers and sisters in Puerto Rico.
In response to the Trump administration's announcement today to end DACA by March 5, 2018 - the Chelsea Collaborative reiterates our support for DACA recipients and all members of our community who are undocumented.
Join us on Thursday, June 29, 2017 8:30 AM-2:00 PM at Edward M. Kennedy Institute, Boston
Municipal leaders and immigrant rights advocates will explore the challenges and legal considerations for providing safety and building trust for families of all kinds.
March 18 was Chelsea's Community Action Day, when more than 150 volunteers joined us throughout the day to connect with every corner of Chelsea and ensure our neighbors know their rights and know that we stand united in support of immigrants and refugees in Chelsea.
We are in the midst of trying times and I know many of you - like all of us at the Collaborative - are afraid for your families, your neighbors, and your own safety. But take comfort knowing you stand with the entire Chelsea Collaborative and City of Chelsea behind you. Immigrants in Chelsea are here to stay. Here's how we will resist:
On November 9, we woke up in a new world - one where a man who spent months publicly attacking immigrants was suddenly in the highest position of power. We were afraid, confused, sad. How could this be true? That morning alone there were 40 families with fear in their eyes outside of the Chelsea Collaborative before we even opened.