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National Day of Dignity & Respect for Immigration Reform

Are you interested in the fight for Immigration Reform? Well, the time is NOW! On October 5th, the National Day of Dignity & Respect for Immigration Reform, join people of faith, labor leaders, civil rights groups, and immigrant communities and their allies … Continue reading

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UFW and PCUN leadership stand in support of CIR

National Farm Worker Ministry applauds Giev Kashkooli, Vice President of the United Farm Workers (UFW) and Ramon Ramirez, President of Northwest Treeplanters and Farmworkers United (PCUN), for their courageous stand in support of fair immigration reform. They joined more than … Continue reading

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Oppose all of Chambliss’ Amendments

The National Farm Worker Ministry and its Youth and Young Adult Network (YAYA) call on our supporters to urge your Senators to oppose all of Chambliss’ amendments to the CIR bill S.744 Please read the Farmworker Justice and United Farm … Continue reading

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#FieldFotos Campaign

Take action in support of farm workers and immigrants. Join the United Farm Workers’ #FieldFotos Campaign today! On Tuesday, June 25th use #FieldFotos on Facebook and Twitter. Help United Farm Workers raise the voices, stories, & images of farmworkers while … Continue reading

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Father’s Day rally in support of CIR

On June 15th, five members of YAYA-NFWM attended a Father’s Day rally in support of immigration reform and to put a halt on all deportations at the Orlando Transitional Center. Community members and organizations from Tampa and Orlando gathered in … Continue reading

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Right to Live, Right to Work, Right to Stay Together!

On May 1, 2013, YAYA members attended the Right to Live, Work, and Stay Together event at the Fountain of Living Water Church in south Orlando. Nico, Emily,Brian, Rosa, Jonathan, Ana Rosa, and Miguel from YAYA attended. We met with … Continue reading

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Senate bill for immigration reform

Dear NFWM friends, Last week, members of the National Farm Worker Ministry’s staff, board, and Youth and Young Adult Network accompanied over 100 farm workers in Washington, DC as they made their case for immigration reform through the halls of the House and … Continue reading

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Take action for CIR

A message from the United Farm Workers: “On April 16th, a bipartisan group of senators came together and officially introduced their immigration bill. It includes an incredible victory for us — a path to citizenship for 11 million undocumented Americans. … Continue reading

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Advocating for Immigration Reform

At approximately 4:00 am on April 7th, 2013, four members of YAYA left Orlando, Florida, by rental car, to arrive around 6:00 pm that evening at the Ravensworth Baptist Church, in Virginia. There, YAYA members would give a presentation about … Continue reading

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Immigration reform events

Immigration advocacy trip to DC   |   April 7-11th Yesterday, members of Orlando YAYA traveled to Washington, D.C., to take action with farm workers who are advocating for a more worker inclusive immigration reform. Yesterday, upon arrival, YAYAs gave a presentation … Continue reading

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