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Actions at Publix and Wendy’s

On Saturday, November 9th, thirty people joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) for an action that began at the opening of a new Publix store and ended at a Wendy’s restaurant. Participants included students from the University of Central … Continue reading

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Rally in Support of the CIW

Join Orlando YAYA, in support of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW), for a rally on both, Publix and Wendy’s, to demand that they sign on to the Fair Food Program outlining better working conditions for Immokalee’s tomato farm workers. … Continue reading

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¡Publix, escucha! Estamos en la lucha!

On Sunday, September 1st, I was honored to partake in the fight for fair food alongside my fellow YAYAs, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW), and the First Unitarian Church of Orlando. Meeting across the street from the downtown Publix, … Continue reading

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The March for Right, Respect, and Fair Food

The Coalition of Immokalee Worker’s Fair Food Campaign is one of pertinence in the dawning of a new day in agriculture.  The  campaign calls for a modest increase in wages, better working conditions, and basic rights granted to other labor … Continue reading

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Sign the Fair Food Agreement, Publix!

On Saturday, February 2, join First Unitarian Church of Orlando, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW), and YAYA for a rally calling on Publix to do the right thing! Ask Publix to sign the CIW’s Fair Food Agreement! When: Saturday, … Continue reading

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Ask Publix to work with the CIW

Watch this video and then sign a petition in support of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers. Ask Publix to join the Fair Food Campaign this holiday season!

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Thanksgiving action in support of the CIW

On November 19th, 2012, twenty Orlando YAYA members and community allies got together for a demonstration during the Coalition of Immokalee Worker’s (CIW) Week of Supermarket Action on the Publix Supermarket in College Park. The CIW targeted Publix as part … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Week of Supermarket Action

The Coalition of Immokalee Workers is hosting the Thanksgiving Week of Supermarket Action, November 14-21, on grocery store chains across the country to highlight the Fair Food Program. Fair Food activists from Florida to California will be hitting up supermarkets in … Continue reading

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CIW Action at Publix

On December 15th, 2012, thirty six members of our community attended a rally at the new Publix Supermarket in Windermere, Florida. Our objective was to ask Publix to work with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, an organization of farm workers … Continue reading

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CIW’s Supermarket Week of Action!

On October 22nd, twenty Orlando YAYA members and representatives from other community groups, joined together in a peaceful demonstration at the Publix located near the University of Central Florida (UCF), on Alafaya Trail and McCulloch Rd. in Orlando, as part … Continue reading

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