Harvesting Justice with NFWM

“The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people.” – Cesar Chavez As I rounded the corner onto the National Mall, I could feel the energy of the crowd as thousands of people made their way to the stage to hear Camino Americano play a benefit concert in support of comprehensive […]

Take action in support of dairy workers!

Please take action and e-mail Darigold CEO, Jim Wegner today. You may remember the horrific tales of worker abuse at Washington’s DeRuyter Brothers dairy farm, where workers were threatened with weapons and forced to secretly eat lunch while working amidst cow feces and other hazards. Many have written the CEO of Darigold, Jim Wegner, to […]

Sign the Letter to Oppose the Harmful Guest Worker Legislation HR 1773

Thank you to NFWM’s 14 member organizations who signed Farmworker Justice’s letter opposing Chairman Goodlatte’s bill, HR 1773, a drastic guest worker bill that slashes provisions already in place in our imperfect H-2A guest worker system. Now we need individuals like YOU to sign on so that Congress will hear our voices loud and clear: […]

NFWM congratulates the Coalition of Immokalee Workers for receiving the Freedom from Want medal

NFWM congratulates the Coalition of Immokalee Worker (CIW) for receiving the Freedom from Want Medal at the Roosevelt Institute’s 2013 Four Freedoms Awards. Your hard work over the past 20 years in the Campaign for Fair Food has been an inspiration to us and we know that you will continue the fight for justice in […]

Position Announcement – Immediate Opening Communications & Development Director

National Farm Worker Ministry (NFWM) seeks a creative, innovative professional with a proven track record in nonprofit fundraising and strategic communications. Organizational Overview NFWM is a progressive faith-based organization committed to justice for and empowerment of farm workers.  Since its organization in 1971, the ministry has worked with farm workers in their struggle for justice […]

Farm worker leaders and clergy arrested on Capitol Hill yesterday

United Farm Workers (UFW) Vice President Giev Kashkooli, Farmworker Justice President, Bruce Goldstein and NFWM Board Member, Rev. Dr. Sharon Stanley, Director, Refugee & Immigration Ministries, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) were among the more than 200 people arrested on Capitol Hill yesterday during the March for Immigrant Dignity and Respect. National Farm Worker Ministry […]

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NFWM Executive Board member, Sam Trickey, stands alongside members of the CIW

Congratulations to the Coalition of Immokalee Workers for its successful Southeast Publix Truth Tour! NFWM and its Youth and Young Adult Network (YAYA) stand with the CIW in their  quest for justice. The two-week tour started in Gainesville, Florida, where supporters organized a  week-long series of actions in support of farm workers. NFWM Executive Board […]

Camino Americano: March and Concert for Immigrant Dignity and Respect!

Join our Executive Director, Rev. Lindsay C. Comstock and other farm worker leaders on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on October 8th for Camino Americano: March and Concert for Immigrant Dignity and Respect! When: Tuesday, October 8th from 12:30pm to 6:00pm Where: 10th Avenue at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Why: Every day […]

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National Farm Worker Ministry
P.O. Box 10645
112 Cox Ave., Suite 208
Raleigh, NC 27605
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