Act

Peace demands action! Mass Peace Action is always looking for volunteers to join us! Here are some ways to get involved.

Join a Task Force

  • Abolish Nuclear weapons
  • Antiwar (End the War in Afghanistan; Don’t Start One with Iran)
  • Cut the Military budget
  • Legislative action

Hold an Event in your Town or Campus

  • Film screenings
  • Meetings
  • House party
  • Speaker

Office Assistance

  • Mailings
  • Filing, organizing, and data entry
  • Calling Massachusetts Peace Action members

Activism

  • Gather signatures for petitions
  • Set up literature tables
  • Lobby senators, members of Congress, and state legislators
  • Write a letter to the editor of your community or campus newspaper

Technology

  • Post listings, events, and information on the web, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
  • Design flyers and invitations
  • Rebuild our website
  • Administer our office network

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Fundraising

  • Organize a concert, reception or house party
  • Write grant proposals

Writing

  • Research issues and write fact sheets

Visit the office. Our office is 3 blocks from Harvard Square, at 11 Garden St in the basement of the First Church in Cambridge, Congregational. Drop by and get acquainted. We are usually in 11-6 Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, and sometimes on Monday or Friday. Write or call before coming over.

Interested in an internship? Please send a resume and cover letter to info@masspeaceaction.org. In the Fall and Spring terms, interns work 8-12 hours a week for a minimum of 10 weeks; in the Summer, 12-15 hours a week for 10 weeks. You’ll receive mentoring and supervision and work on an independent project as well as doing some of the tasks on the list above.

Write info@masspeaceaction.org or call 617-354-2169 to get involved!