We are gearing up for Boston’s Preliminary Election Day on September 14! In order to have a successful contract campaign and to make sure we are heard in City Hall, we need strong allies on the City Council. Join fellow BTU members on the phones and on the doors to make sure we win!
Haven’t met the candidates? Attend our BTU Candidate Meet-and-Greet tonight at 6 p.m.! Use this LINK to sign up, and come hear from them and ask them any questions you may have. Be sure to sign up before 5 p.m. in order to receive the Zoom information. Can’t make it tonight? Check out our list of endorsed candidates and why we have chosen to endorse them.
If you have any questions on how to sign up or support our candidates, please reach out to BTU Political Director Johnny McInnis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Political Organizer Roberto Jimenez at email@example.com. Roberto can also be reached by phone at 603-260-9448.
Upcoming Canvassing Events
Kendra Hicks and Julia Mejia’s campaigns will be holding a joint canvass at the Green Street T Stop at 10 a.m. this Sunday. If you are interested in attending, use this link to sign up. Remember to wear your BTU t-shirt and post photos to your social media using the hashtag #BTUvotes!
Joel Richards, BTU Member for District 4: The BTU will be hosting an Educator Day canvass for Joel at 35 Kenwood Street in Dorchester on September 11 starting at 10 a.m. President Jessica Tang will be joining us to launch this event. Sign up HERE to join us!
Other Volunteer Opportunities
Julia Mejia, At-Large candidate: The campaign is recruiting volunteers to assist with their GOTV and election day effort: Sign up here (English) or Sign up here (Spanish).
Ruthzee Louijeune, At-Large candidate: volunteer opportunities for her campaign can be found HERE.
Michael Flaherty, At-Large candidate and current city councilor has volunteer opportunities HERE.
Joel Richards, BTU Member for District 4, has other volunteer opportunities listed HERE.
Kendra Hicks, District 6 candidate is campaigning everyday across the district in Jamaica Plain and West Roxbury. If you are available, the campaign could use extra support in the West Roxbury area. Sign up HERE to volunteer with her campaign.
Angelina Camacho, District 7 candidate will canvas every weekday from 6 to 8 p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m., as well as on Sundays from 3 to 7 p.m. They also have phonebanks on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m. Sign up to volunteer with the campaign HERE.