Lisa Clauson

Lisa began her career organizing in lower-income communities in Chicago and then Boston. In 2005, she was recruited by the Greater Boston Labor Council and the national AFL-CIO to found CLU. She [...]

Eric Spencer

Eric Spencer initially came to Community Labor United as a Tisch summer fellow at Tufts University, with a commitment to advancing labor rights and community justice through research and policy [...]

Strength in numbers: updates and resources to drive change

Dear allies, Last month, labor leaders, elected officials, community organizations, and allies came together for our annual Salt of the Earth Awards to celebrate extraordinary leaders who empower [...]

Creating a world where everyone can live their truth

Dear allies, Happy Pride Month! This month, we proudly celebrate love, equality, and visibility alongside the LGBTQ+ community. Together, let’s advocate for justice, embrace diversity, and [...]

Register for Salt of the Earth Awards!

Dear allies, Register for the Salt of the Earth Awards and Fundraiser 2023, which will be held on Thursday, June 22 at 5:30 p.m. at 53 State Street on the 12th Floor Roof Deck [...]

Take action with grassroots organizations near you

Dear allies, Save the date for the Salt of the Earth Awards and Fundraiser 2023! Each year, Community Labor United honors individuals and organizations who have demonstrated an ongoing commitment [...]

Women leading us forward!

Dear allies, This Women’s History Month, and every month, we honor women’s fundamental role in our movements for a voice at work, a healthy environment, and dignified lives for all people. From [...]

Supporting legislation to strengthen our communities

Dear allies, As the Massachusetts legislative session begins, Community Labor United is committed to supporting policies that advance and promote human dignity, family-sustaining work, affordable [...]

New year, new opportunities to unite for change!

Dear allies, We wish everyone a wonderful start to the new year! We have so much to look forward to as we jumpstart the new year welcoming Governor Maura Healey and her administration, raising [...]

Reflecting on a momentous year for our campaigns

Dear allies, As 2022 comes to a close, we’re thinking about all our hard work and victories. Together, we saw significant investments through the American Rescue Plan Act funding toward our Pilot [...]