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La Colaborativa Helps Latinx Community Get Back to Work

La Colaborativa Helps Latinx Community Get Back to Work

When COVID hit our city last year, people in the Latinx community were among the first to loose their jobs. Now, as the job market begins to reopen, many of those same people are not going back to their old positions. In part, this is because many of those jobs paid...

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Watch: Chelsea’s Vaccine Story

Watch: Chelsea’s Vaccine Story

La Colaborativa has worked tirelessly to get the vaccine to every member of our community. While most Chelsea residents have been fully vaccinated, there are still many who have not because of mistrust of the vaccine. However, in a recent study conducted by our...

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Youth Voices: Reclaim the Vote!

Youth Voices: Reclaim the Vote!

La Collaborativa's youth group, RIOT Squad, is on a mission to empower all residents to advocate for their needs and the needs of their family. One of the best ways to do this is by voting, a right that many community members do not currently have. RIOT Squad has...

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La Colaborativa’s New Mercado is Now Open!

La Colaborativa’s New Mercado is Now Open!

Food donations at La Colaborativa have a whole new look these days. The Mercado is a brand new effort by La Colaborativa that goes beyond just keeping the community fed. Thanks to the building skills of Alejandro (one of our beloved staff), there are now cheerful,...

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La Colaborativa Stands with Our LGBTQIA+ Community

La Colaborativa Stands with Our LGBTQIA+ Community

A part of Pride Month, we joined the Chelsea LGBTQ Coalition for their Fifth Annual Pride Flag Raising, a day of celebration and solidarity. Coming together for events like these after the past 18 months of pandemic life was especially good. Seeing our team member,...

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