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Make the Road New York

Brooklyn, NY | http://www.maketheroadny.org

About Us

Make the Road New York (MRNY) builds the power of immigrant and working-class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and survival services. Make the Road New York operates community centers in Bushwick, Brooklyn; Jackson Heights, Queens; Port Richmond, Staten Island; Brentwood, Long Island and White Plains, Westchester County. With a membership of 23,000, MRNY tackles the critical issues facing our communities, including workplace justice, tenants’ rights, immigrant rights and civil rights, TGNCIQ justice, public education, health care access, and immigration reform. (TGNCIQ = transgender, gender non-conforming, intersex and queer)

 

MRNY is a multi-service organization. Our member-led organizing committees -- which work on the issues named above -- implement strategies to combat shared problems, and develop leadership and the capacity for civic participation. We also provide an array of high-quality bilingual services: We offer English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Spanish-language literacy, computer literacy, citizenship preparation, and in-school and after-school youth programs. We have a robust legal program that offers direct representation across a spectrum of practice areas, including employment law, immigration law, housing and benefits, and TGNCIQ civil rights; we also take on impact litigation as a strategy for achieving broad change. Our health program offers facilitated enrollment into health insurance programs and SNAP benefits, a community health worker home visit program, nutrition education and emergency food pantries, health care navigation, and more.

Learn more about our organization and our team by visiting us at www.maketheroadny.org

Make the Road New York (MRNY) builds the power of immigrant and working-class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and survival services. Make the Road New York…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Civic Engagement
  • Education
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Legal Assistance

Location

  • Make the Road New York
    301 Grove Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11237

Current listings by Make the Road New York

JobsLocationDate Posted
Census CanvasserBrooklyn, NYDecember 12, 2019
Census Field ManagerBrooklyn, NYDecember 12, 2019
ESOL/Civics Substitute TeacherBrooklyn, NYDecember 11, 2019
Brooklyn ESOL InstructorBrooklyn, NYDecember 11, 2019
Civil Rights & Immigration Lead OrganizerBrooklyn, NYDecember 11, 2019
Payroll CoordinatorBrooklyn, NYDecember 11, 2019
Housing Staff AttorneyBrooklyn, NYDecember 4, 2019
Long Island Immigration AttorneyBrentwood, NYDecember 4, 2019
Fiscal AnalystBrooklyn, NYNovember 25, 2019
Temporary Part-Time Adult Literacy Program Assistants for Queens and BrooklynBrooklyn, NYNovember 13, 2019
View 1 more
InternshipsLocationDate Posted
Paid HR InternshipBrooklyn, NYDecember 11, 2019

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