Worcester Green Jobs Coalition Mission

Organizing a local movement for green collar jobs for all. We work for resources to create sustainable jobs that are in sync with our community, culture and needs.

Now we’re Worcester SAGE Alliance!

Worcester Green Jobs Coalition has changed our name and focus. We are now the Worcester Solidarity And Green Economy (SAGE) Alliance. Please check out our new website: www.WorcesterSAGEalliance.org

Visioning Meeting

On Friday, December 2nd from 5:30 to 8:30pm, the Worcester Green Jobs Coalition will be having a conversation on re-visioning. We’ll be discussing important topics like changing the coalition’s name, updating the mission statement, and re-focusing our goals. Food will be available potluck style and all tastes are welcomed and encouraged. If you’re interested in [...]

Green Today / Growth Tomorrow Community Summit

September 19-20, 2011 DCU Center Worcester, Massachusetts National Grid and the City of Worcester invite you to join 300 leaders, citizens and experts from the community to design a sustainable smart energy economic vision and plan for the City of Worcester. Please visit www.green2growth.com to learn more and register to attend.

Smartgrid Showcase

What: The 2011 Smart Grid Venture Showcase- This event will include 9 start up companies from the US and Canada. Each company will pitch their smart grid technology to an audience of investors, customers, partners, financial institutions and utility companies. When: September 29th, 8:15am to 3:15pm. Where: Worcester Tech IES: www.energyandsustainability.com Event: http://energyandsustainability.com/green-business-zone/national-grid-smart-grid-pilot/smart-grid-venture-summit/

Creating a Green Solidarity Economy Conference

JOIN US! Creating a Green Solidarity Economy Conference in Worcester, MA! Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 10am-6pm Worcester Youth Center (326 Chandler St, Worcester) Click Here for more information about the conference and to propose workshops/give ideas for the conference. Planning Meetings: Fridays until the conference at 1:30pm @ Worcester Youth Center (326 Chandler St, Worcester)

Next Green Jobs Coalition Meeting

Thursday, November 17th, 2011 at 5:30pm at 5 Pleasant St, 3 floor, Worcester Open to the public.

Weatherization Revolving Loan Fund

The Worcester Green Jobs Coalition is helping to build a Weatherization Revolving Loan Fund: Draft Overview 2-page Document Power Point Overview 11-23-09 Overview Presentation 11-23-09 (PDF) Portland Weatherization Revolving Loan Fund Article Presentation on May 5th, 2010: Worcester Weatherization Revolving Loan Fund Presentation from Worcester Roots Project on Vimeo.

Successful Events!

Two successful events building green collar jobs for all! November 18th, 2009 “Shaping a Local Green Economy”  7pm, Wednesday, November 18th at Clark University Center, 950 Main St. OMAR FREILLA of Green Worker Co-ops in the Bronx, and Sarah Assefa, of Toxic Soil Busters/Worc. Roots/EPOWER/EPOCA will be part of the main panel.   Download Flyer [...]

Get involved in the Green Jobs Movement!

Worcester Green Jobs Fair: A Success! Event took Place: Sat. April 18th, 1-5pm with a focus on entry-level jobs at the Worcester Youth Center. Other Past Events: Green Jobs Legislative Action Training *Hear the latest about Green Jobs Bills, Funding Opportunities, Ways to get involved, and how we can build a local Green Economies in [...]