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Category: ACTION ALERTS

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Did You Eat Today? Thank a Farmworker!

National Farmworker Awareness Week (NFAW) is right around the corner – March 24-31 – and YAYA-NFWM is a national partner is uplifting the voices of the people who harvest our food and celebrating their work toward seeking farm worker empowerment … Continue reading

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CIW Workers’ Voice Tour – Join the Caravan!

Join Orlando supporters for the culmination of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers Workers’ Voice Tour on Saturday, March 12!! This is the FINAL stop of the tour in the hometown of Nelson Peltz, Wendy’s Board Chairman, where CIW members, community members, and … Continue reading

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Learn about the Landless Workers Movement of Brazil (MST)!

Join Orlando YAYA-NFWM and come learn about the Movimento Sim Terra (MST) or the Landless Workers Movement of Brazil from an MST activist currently visiting Orlando! The MST is a mass social movement formed by rural workers and all those … Continue reading

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2016 YAYA Team

Sponsor a player for Hit the Fields for Farm Worker Justice V! When you sponsor a player from the YAYA team you are supporting YAYA’s work: Working in solidarity with farm workers who are organizing for justice. Developing youth and young … Continue reading

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2016 AMA Team

Sponsor a player for Hit the Fields for Farm Worker Justice V! When you sponsor a player from the AMA team, you are supporting AMA’s work: Educating the farm worker community of Volusia County about the dangers of pesticides and, women’s … Continue reading

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Spring into Fellsmere Campesinos Garden!

Join YAYA-NFWM on Saturday, February 27th, for our first Spring trip to Fellsmere Campesinos Garden! Join YAYAs and our friends in Fellsmere as we enter our fifth year of working in the gardens! Every trip to Fellsmere is a great day of … Continue reading

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Toy Drive for Holiday Celebrations

YAYA-NFWM will be collecting new and gently used toys for the upcoming holiday season to bring to farm worker communities across the state as they celebrate their annual Posadas. We will be collecting toys for two major farm worker organizations … Continue reading

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Uniting for Fair Food – CIW Publix rally

Orlando YAYA-NFWM, University Unitarian Universalist Society, 1st Unitarian, and the CIW will be joining forces to call on Publix to take action, do the right thing, and sign the Fair Food Program! This Thanksgiving, we are Uniting for Fair Food … Continue reading

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FWAF Thanksgiving Food Drive

YAYA-NFWM is supporting the Farmworker Association of Florida of Apopka this Thanksgiving by collecting food items for the holiday! Let’s give THANKS to the people who provide food to our tables everyday! Foods FWAF-Apopka is in need of: dried or … Continue reading

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2015 Central Fl VegFest

On Saturday, October 24, YAYA-NFWM will be tabling at the 10th annual Central Florida VegFest at Orlando Festival Park from 10AM-6PM. Bring the family and friends to this awesome event sponsored by Vegetarians of Central Fl that are bringing awareness to … Continue reading

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