About Greylock Together
Greylock Together is a grassroots, non-partisan political movement formed in November 2016, representing 400+ members of the communities surrounding Mount Greylock. We are committed, engaged community members dedicated to social justice and united in our fight for progressive policies. Rooted locally and united by shared values of justice, common respect, and citizen empowerment, Greylock Together has working groups on the Environment, Civil Rights, Health Care, Reproductive Rights, Education, Voting Rights, and Legislative Action.
Since our formation in November 2016, Greylock Together has:
– Created a series of grassroots action alerts for our members, helping push for sound policy across a broad spectrum of issues.
– Organized voter registration efforts, education events for children, civil rights training, tax policy information sessions, and community engagement with immigration efforts.
– Formed strong connections with our elected officials at the local and state levels.
– Organized a forum with Massachusetts State Senator Adam Hinds to discuss how we can use state-level legislation to protect our own citizens and serve as a model for other states.
– Successfully lobbied local politicians to co-sponsor legislation related to internet privacy.
– Worked with local law enforcement to develop sound policies around justice for all citizens.
– Created fact sheets related to key issues that are being debated at the national level.
– Formed partnerships with other grassroots political action groups throughout Massachusetts as well as in New York State and Vermont.
– Directed people to specific actions they can take to affect the political process.
– Researched and approved a slate of legislative actions and began planning to press for its passage on a local, state, and national level.
– Come together socially in order to nourish the community that our activism is centered on.
– Launched a book group to better understand what’s happening in our politics.
To learn more about us and how to get involved, please visit our contact page!