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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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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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CIW Valentine’s Day Action!

Join Orlando YAYA on February 15th at 2PM for a rally in support of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) Fair Food Campaign! Publix and Wendy’s are still refusing to sign the Fair Food Agreement which would outline better working … Continue reading

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Wawa letter drop – Who is the real DM?

In solidarity with the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, and their ongoing campaign with R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, YAYA organizes rallies and letter deliveries to Wawa stores in Central Florida. As profiteers of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco products, Wawa has a stake in … Continue reading

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Food Chains release, Publix Action

Join Orlando YAYA-NFWM and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) on Sunday, 11/23, at 4:30PM for a Publix Action in support of Food Chains release weekend. After viewing the screening of Food Chains, there is not a better way to get involved with farm workers … Continue reading

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Food Chains Premiere in Orlando!

Join Orlando YAYA-NFWM and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) for the premiere of Food Chains on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22 at both 3 and 8 PM. Not only will be viewing the film, but join us after for … Continue reading

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Central Florida VegFest 2014

Many things at outdoor festivals can feed the soul – art, music, literature, companionship – but ethically produced food feeds body and soul. What more could a person want in a day out? On October 25th, YAYA participated in the … Continue reading

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2014 Central Florida VegFest

Once again, YAYA will be tabling at the annual Central Florida Vegetarian Festival from 10AM to 6PM at Orlando Festival Park! Come stop by and say hi to your favorite YAYAs as we raise awareness of the importance of farm … Continue reading

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Red Juvenil Tour in Orlando!

On Saturday, October 4 and Monday, October 6, YAYA had the pleasure of coordinating two events with the Feminist and Antimilitarist Youth Network (Red Juvenil Feminista y Antimilitarista) from Medellin, Colombia that traveled here to embark on a U.S. speaking … Continue reading

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