Monthly Archives: February 2011

Teleconference with Baldemar Velasquez

On Sunday Feburary 27th, YAYA came together with members of the United Church of Christ (UCC) and other allies to talk about the FLOC campaign. We had... Read More »

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CIW comes to UCF!

On Tuesday, February the 22nd, the CIW (Coalition of Immokalee Workers) did a presentation at UCF where they talked about their upcoming march in Tamp... Read More »

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CIW Protest in Orlando

On February 19, YAYA joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) in protesting Publix's refusal to "Do the Right Thing" and pay a fair price to th... Read More »

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NFWM Heads to Washington DC!

As a huge snowstorm moved across the east coast, National Farm Worker Ministry staff and board members gathered in Washington DC. For three days at th... Read More »

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Tess Browne, SCN Supporting CIW’s “Do the Right Thing” Tour in Northeast

Tess Browne, SCN, former NFWM Board member who represented her community, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, is now active with the Massachusetts Int... Read More »

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YAYA Stands with FLOC

On February 4, the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) sponsored a national Day of Action targeting Chase Bank for their nationwide lead in home fo... Read More »

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Fat Bankers Stand for Justice

Can 3 twenty-somethings—with cigars in their mouths and wearing business suits stuffed with pillows—create social change by standing outside a ban... Read More »

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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 Washingto... Read More »

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