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Union Organizers Fired at Pasco, Washington Dairy

By John Munson, Director Oregon Farm Worker Ministry Two workers active in an effort to form a union were fired over the weekend (August 15 - 16) b... Read More »

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NFWM Board in North Carolina to Support Tobacco Farm Workers

On Friday August 7th, the Board and Staff of the National Farm Worker Ministry were joined by NFWM supporters and clergy from North Carolina for a day... Read More »

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Farm Worker Heat Deaths in California Highlighted in Interfaith Vigil

On Tuesday, July 28th, about 200 farm worker supporters, including members of clergy from Catholic, Protestant, Jewish, and Muslim faith traditions g... Read More »

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Oraciones para los Trabajores Agrícolas y Migrantes

Permision para reproducir mateiales de NFWM no es necesario, pero favor de citar a NFWM como fuente. Oración Inicial Líder. Recordemos las palabra... Read More »

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Escrituras Relacionadas con Campesinos e Inmigrantes

RESPONSABILIDAD SOCIAL Y LA ACCIÓN: Deuteronomio 15:11: Abrirás tu mano al pobre Proverbios 21:13: Escucha el clamor del pobre 2ª Timoteo 1:7: Esp... Read More »

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Good News for Florida Farmworkers from the Fair Food campaign

Here’s the news from Interfaith Action of Southwest Florida … NFWM had some fantastic news today: Alderman Farms and Lady Moon Farms, two of Flor... Read More »

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Call for Help for Florida Farm Workers Affected by Flooding

Farm workers on the east coast of central Florida have been hard hit because of the rains over the Memorial Day weekend and the loss of work resulting... Read More »

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A Contemplative Day: Farmworker Voices

Copy and pass around to group. Ask for volunteers to take the part of Workers 1, 2, 3 and 4. Faciltator can read the part of “Reader.” Worker 1:... Read More »

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A Contemplative Day: Farm Worker Statistics

Pass around to participants so that each person reads one fact aloud. Farmworkers' Reality 1. A study conducted in a five-county area in central Nor... Read More »

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A Contemplative Day: Cesar Chavez’s Fasts for Righteousnes

This should be read before the walking meditation, and can be read by being passed from one participant to the next. Facilitator can choose to use 1-2... Read More »

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