Mobilize – Changemakers at MCC


At MCC, we are not only committed to ensuring our community has the opportunity to vote but also to advocating for the issues and ideas we hold valuable, while supporting the voices of our community. This will be a place to stay connected and updated on timely issues, and also share with us what is on your mind or how you are advocating for change. 

Support Asylum Seekers

Work Authorization Application Clinics | Every other Wednesday | Various Timeslots Available 

Volunteers will work with asylum seekers to complete work authorization applications, which are required for them to work in the United States. This is a crucial pathway to their independence and financial stability. Please consider assisting this community of new immigrants to our city.

Click here to learn more

Voter Registration

Get all your information about voting. We’ve got you covered on everything from key dates to checking your registration or polling location, to knowing your rights. Visit our MCC voter page to get the information you need to be ready to have your voice heard!

people with signs outside of the Manny Cantor Center

Senior Advocacy Leadership Team

Tuesdays | 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

A self-directed volunteer civic-advocacy group of seniors from MCC, SALT is working to make the LES an age-friendly community and support the needs and voices of older adults. All ages welcome!

Read more about our SALT initiative here.

SALT Accomplishments & Work: 

  • Galvanized the community and saved local stops on the M14A bus line 
  • Fought and won for an accessible entrance to Essex Market 
  • Working to create safer streets for the community 
  • Currently organizing for an elevator at the Delancey/Essex Street subway stop to make it accessible