The 9th Annual
Build Us Up, Don't Tear Us Down!
Saturday April 6th, 2019
8:30 - 4:30
The Dearborn, Boston, MA
BESJ is free and open to all. We offer free child care, breakfast and lunch.
Announcing the 2019 Speakers!
"Organizing to Address Gentrification & School Closures in Boston & Beyond"
Keynote: Lisa Owens, Executive Director, City Life/Vida Urbana
Afternoon Panelists: Neema Avashia, Teacher Organizer; David Venter, Parent Organizer; Catari Giglio, Student Organizer; Nino Brown, Teacher Organizer