Monthly Archives: August 2011

School Supply Fair in Apopka

On Tuesday, August 16th, YAYA participated in a health and school supply fair at the Apopka Family Learning Center, whose aim is to "Empower Childre... Read More »

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Bike Fixup Day

On a sweltering Sunday afternoon, August 7, five YAYA volunteers and two amazing bike master friends- Stephen and Tyler from the Rusted Chain Bike Col... Read More »

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Demand an Investigation!

A message from Cuentame: Demand An Investigation! Roberto Martinez-Medina died in CCA's Stewart private detention facility in 2009. He was arreste... Read More »

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Tell Obama to End S-COMM

Please sign the Presente petition asking President Obama to end the anti-immigrant program Secure Communities or S-COMM.  A message from Presente.or... Read More »

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Take Action: Fair Treatment For Farm Workers Act

A message from the United Farm Workers: “It's hot out there, really hot. And farm workers are working. California's blazing sun may have already cl... Read More »

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Boy Picking Peppers Collapses from Heat

Action alert from United Farm Workers: Please read the story of 16-year old farm worker Nicholas Chavez and send your message to CA Governor Jerry Bro... Read More »

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Oppose Unconstitutional Detention

The U.S. House of Representatives will soon consider dangerous legislation that could detain immigrants indefinitely. Take action today, we need your ... Read More »

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Intern Blog: Farm Workers and Small Farmers

Ryan Nilsen, NFWM intern through Duke Divinity School In our evening outreach to farm workers over the past few weeks, Octavio and I have ended up be... Read More »

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