How to Jumpstart the Black Economy

A conversation on the plight of the Black Economy & what New York State can do to jumpstart it. Watch this on FB live, Periscope, or YouTube - RSVP via link below!

Day of Action: Pass Good Cause – Hudson Valley!

Kingston City Hall 420 BroadwayKingston,

Join our statewide Day of Action in support of Good Cause Eviction! The Mayday May Day Sleep Out is intended to bring awareness to homelessness, particularly street homelessness in Kingston and Ulster County. Many falsely believe that because street homelessness is not highly visible, it's not a problem in Kingston and Ulster County. The sleep […]

Day of Action: Pass Good Cause – NYC!

Brower Park Brooklyn Ave &, Prospect PlBrooklyn,

Join our statewide Day of Action in support of Good Cause Eviction! We will start at Brower Park and end in Herbert Von King Park. 12:15pm - Training 1 - 3pm - Canvassing 3 - 4:30pm - Celebration!

Day of Action: Pass Good Cause – Albany!

Albany Medical Center 43 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY

Join our statewide Day of Action in support of Good Cause Eviction! Please note that this event will start at Albany Medical Center @ 1pm, then move to Washington Park @ 3pm.

S1 Virtual Town Hall with Majority Leader Chuck Schumer

Join us for a massive virtual town hall and musical celebration with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, Attorney General Letitia James, Congressman Mondaire Jones, and Congressman Jamaal Bowman. We’ll hear the latest update on the status of the bill, get answers on how the bill impacts you, and talk about its connections to the civil […]

Clean Slate Townhall

Join Broome Tioga NAACP, Citizen Action, & The Urban League for a town hall about the perpetual punishment of a criminal record and the positive impact passing Clean Slate legislation will have on community safety.

Letter to the Editor (LTE) Workshop

LTEs (Letter to the Editor) are a great way to make our voices heard on current issues impacting our communities. Join us for an LTE writing workshop on Wednesday, July 14 at 6 p.m. We'll go over some writing and submission tips! Feel free to bring a draft with you or brainstorm some ideas during […]

Justice Works 2021!


Justice Works is a conference that brings together a cross section of progressive politics and activism in New York State, at a time when our united power, coordination and understanding is essential to beat back the powers of greed and individualism that are succeeding at dismantling our social structures and further tearing down our communities. […]


Black August: New York Statewide Abolitionist Day of Action

Join our Southern Tier chapter and other community groups for a statewide day of action in support of the abolitionist movement and alternatives to policing. This day of action will include multiple simultaneous anti-police actions in cities across New York. Join us!

National Day of Action for Climate, Care, Jobs, & Justice

It’s on all of us to demand that Congress fight for real investments in climate, jobs, and justice. This is why we’re joining up with the Green New Deal Network, the NY Renews climate coalition, and other partners in this fight for our future for a nationwide day of action on Thursday, August 19. Click […]

Our Everyday Heroes Awards

Manny Cantor Center 197 East Broadway 6th Fl, New York City, NY

The annual Our Everyday Heroes Awards honors people in New York State’s community organizing and social justice ecosystem who’ve made significant contributions to moving the needle forward on key issues that Citizen Action works on, like racial justice, ending mass incarceration, getting big money out of politics or environmental justice!