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NFWM’s 2014 Summer Board Meeting

From August 14th-17th, I was able to attend the National Farm Worker Ministry’s (NFWM) board meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina. Every six months, NFWM board members meet to discuss current campaigns as well as what has been going on within … Continue reading

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My 3 a.m. Call with Dan Gerawan

I worked for years in the anti-human trafficking field. One thing I learned during that time is that most of the tactics used by traffickers are next to impossible to prosecute. Intimidation and manipulation in many cases are not illegal. … Continue reading

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2014 Harvesting Justice Together Benefit Dinner

Get RSVP Dinner Ticket Here RSVP Ticket Deadline: Thursday, August 7, 2014 Please click the green “Get RSVP Dinner Ticket Here” link above in order to save your seat for the Harvesting Justice Together Benefit Dinner on Saturday, August 16, … Continue reading

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SCUPE Congress

On June 22, I had the privilege of traveling to Chicago with my fellow YAYA member, Jonathan, and YAYA Organizer, Nico, to give a presentation about farm worker justice at the Seminary Consortium for Urban Pastoral Education (SCUPE) Congress. This … Continue reading

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NFWM’s Board Meeting

I had the privilege of traveling with our National Coordinator, Nico Gumbs, to the Golden State, California for the first 2014 Winter board meeting of the National Farm Worker Ministry. It was a first for myself on two occasions: to … Continue reading

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Strawberry Festival

Join the Pinellas Support Committee of the National Farm Worker Ministry (PSC-NFWM) for their Annual Strawberry Festival Featuring Special Keynote Speaker, The Reverend Joseph Diaz, Rector, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Advocate for Peace & Justice for 40 years! Home-made strawberry dessert will be served … Continue reading

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Florida YAYA Organizers

NFWM/YAYA would like to welcome Antonio Franco as the new Florida YAYA Coordinator. “I am Antonio Franco and I have been blessed to be the new Florida YAYA Coordinator. I have been a member of YAYA since 2009 and have … Continue reading

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2011 NFWM Board Meeting

On Aug 26-27, YAYA members Jimmy Dunson (Tampa Bay YAYA), Drew Beres and Jenny Lee (Olympia YAYA) attended the 2011 Fall Board Meeting for the National Farm Worker Ministry. At this meeting YAYAs were able to meet NFWM board members … Continue reading

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Video: NFWM Board Members’ Messages to YAYAs

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NFWM Board Meeting in Washington, D.C.

I had the incredible opportunity to represent YAYA at the National Farm Worker Ministry’s national board meeting from January 27-30, 2011 in Washington, D.C. The experience of spending time with board members, listening to guest speakers, presenting YAYA’s work and … Continue reading

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