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Category: ACTION ALERTS

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YAYA Chili Cook-Off: The Second Coming

Join us Thursday, April 16th at 630PM, as Orlando YAYA hosts a Chili Cook-Off fundraiser to support our continued work in solidarity with farm worker communities and organizations. A $7 dollar cover fee will get you as much chili as … Continue reading

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Support Gerawan workers in San Francisco on Cesar Chavez’ birthday

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): “Gerawan Farming workers are excited. Support for their campaign is growing. On Tuesday, March 31, Cesar Chavez’s birthday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors will debate and vote on a resolution telling Gerawan, one … Continue reading

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Take Action in Support Darigold Workers

A message from the United Farm Workers (UFW): “Federal judge rules that Darigold dairy is threatening residential drinking water. Cow Palace, a dairy in Yakima Valley who provides milk for Darigold, has been ignoring the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Services … Continue reading

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2015 National Farmwoker Awareness Week

Once again, YAYA-NFWM will be taking part in National Farmworker Awareness Week to raise the general consciousness of farm worker issues happening in the U.S. During the week of March 24-31, hundreds of national partners will host events such as … Continue reading

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2015 Women2Women Conference

On Saturday, March 21st, the Farmworker Association of Florida (FWAF) and the Womens Studies department at the University of Central Florida (UCF) will be hosting the 6th annual Women2Women Conference. This annual conference gives women farm workers the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Concert & Parade for Fair Food

Join Orlando YAYA and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers‘ first-ever Concert & Parade for Fair Food in St. Petersburg on Saturday, March 21st! The Parade will begin at 12PM. The meeting location is Bartlett Park (2000 7th Street S., St. Petersburg, Florida … Continue reading

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Sponsor a Player for the 2015 soccer game!

Sponsor a player for the Hit the Fields for Farm Worker Justice IV fundraiser! Step 1: Choose a player from the AMA team or the YAYA team who is in need of sponsorship. Each player needs a total of $150. You can make a donation for $25 or more. Donations … Continue reading

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AMA Team

Sponsor a player for Hit the Fields for Farm Worker Justice IV! 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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YAYA team

Sponsor a player for Hit the Fields for Farm Worker Justice IV 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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FREE screening of Food Chains

Join members of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and the Alliance for Fair Food for a screening of Food Chains, hosted by the Student Labor Action Project (SLAP) at UCF and and the Youth and Young Adult Network of the … Continue reading

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