The Futures Program
The Massachusetts AFL-CIO Futures Program
If you are interested in joining fellow young union members at an upcoming event, or would like more information about the program, email Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click the image to download the PowerPoint presentation titled, "The State of the Labor Movement" given by Elaine Bernard of Harvard Law School at the 2010 Futures Convention in Plymouth.
Click the image to downlaod the report titled, "Young Workers: A Lost Decade" which shows the deteriorating economic security of many young workers, and why more young workers are becoming interested in unions.
Click here to read an article about the 2009 AFL-CIO Diversity Summit, at which Mass. AFL-CIO Legislative and Communications Director Tim Sullivan served as a panelist to discuss young worker outreach.
Record numbers of young workers now have a positive view of unions. Click here to read about the study.
Click here to read the section of the Massachusetts AFL-CIO Strategic Plan setting out goals for young worker outreach.
Click here to read an academic paper by Massachusetts AFL-CIO Legislative and Communications Director Tim Sullivan which proposed the establishment of a Futures Program for the Massachusetts AFL-CIO.