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Earth Day Celebration 2016

Saturday, April 23rd, YAYA tabled at the Earth Day Festival at Lake Eola. There were so many different interests represented at the festival, and we had the opportunity to chat with many folks who had never considered the role that … Continue reading

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2016 Earth Day Celebration

Central Florida Earth Day is back–bigger and better than ever! It will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando. Please join us at the largest and most prestigious Earth Day … Continue reading

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VegFest 2015

On October 24th, 2015, I, along with the many great faces representing YAYA took part in the Central Florida Veg Fest. It is our region’s major festival highlighting the importance of how vegetables and living as a vegan or vegetarian … 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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Central Florida Earth Day 2015

On Saturday, April 25th YAYA members tabled at Central Florida Earth Day 2015 at Lake Eola. It was the 10th annual Central Florida Earth Day celebration, ringing in the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. Over 1,000 community members attended, with … Continue reading

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33rd National Pesticide Forum in Orlando!

Join Farmworker Association of Florida, Beyond Pesticides, and FAMU College of Law in Orlando, April 17-18 at FAMU College of Law, downtown! “This year’s conference will focus on agricultural justices, particularly as it relates to farmworker protections and organic agriculture. … Continue reading

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Another Successful Soccer Game, Another AMA win!

Last Saturday, March 28th, after much anticipation, YAYA and AMA hit the fields for farm worker justice! This was the fourth annual soccer game between AMA (Alianza de Mujeres Activas) and YAYA, where we engage in a little friendly competition … Continue reading

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2015 FWAF Women2Women Conference

On Saturday, March 21st, I made the journey to Apopka, FL to volunteer in the Farmworker Association of Florida’s Women 2 Women Conference. This was FWAF’s sixth annual conference and like in the past (I was present at the conference … Continue reading

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Scavenger Hunt

Support National Farmworker Awareness Week with YAYA-NFWM! On Thursday, March 26th,  Orlando YAYA will be hosting a Scavenger Hunt at the University of Central Florida (HPA 1 Room 126) from 5-9PM. The scavenger hunt will take place across UCF campus and … Continue reading

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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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