Category: ACTION ALERTS

Fairness for Farm Workers Act

On June 25, the 80th anniversary of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Sen. Kamala Harris (CA) and Rep. Raúl Grijalva (AZ) introduced the “Fairne... Read More »

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Farm Workers in Florida Need Support after Irma

The past three weeks have brought a series of crises to farm workers and immigrant communities in Florida. This is a time for giving on all our parts.... Read More »

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Community-Led Disaster Relief to Puerto Rico

While farm workers and low income communities in Florida are reeling from Irma, many are also mourning the devastation left by earthquakes and hurrica... Read More »

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The Coalition of Immokalee Workers are Coming to Orlando!

We need your presence on the picket line on Sunday, August 6 at 2pm! Wendy's is STILL refusing to join the Fair Food Program to ensure dignity for the... Read More »

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Make a Phone Call to Wendy's Headquarters on Monday, May 22!

For the past four years, Wendy's has refused to join the Fair Food Program, which raises tomato picker's wages and most importantly gives farm workers... Read More »

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2016 Earth Day Celebration

Central Florida Earth Day is back–bigger and better than ever! It will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Lake E... Read More »

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2016 NFAW – Panel on Climate Justice & Farm Labor

YAYA-NFWM and the Farmworker Association of Florida will be hosting a panel on the importance of farm labor in talks around climate justice. All too o... Read More »

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2016 NFAW – Food Chains screening!

Join Orlando YAYA-NFWM on Wednesday, March 30 for a FREE screening of Food Chains during this year's National Farm Worker Awareness Week. The film w... Read More »

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Hit the Fields for Farm Worker Justice V

YAYA-NFWM and AMA (Alianza Mujeres de Activas) are heading into their 5th fundraiser soccer game on March 26th, 2016 during National Farmworker Awaren... Read More »

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Spring Harvest with FWAF Campesinos Garden

Join Orlando YAYA on Saturday, April 9th for the spring harvest of the Campesinos Garden! You can expect to get dirty and learn about how farm worker... Read More »

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