Tag Archives: Farm Workers

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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Posada and Bike Delivery in Fellsmere, Florida

Posadas are a traditional Catholic Mexican Celebration of the Nativity. The posadas take place nine days before Christmas Eve to represent the nine da... Read More »

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The Struggle of Tobacco Harvesters on Front Porch Radio

Thanks to Julie Norris and Front Porch Radio we have been able to make an hour long radio show focused on farm worker issues every two months. This is... Read More »

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A Holiday Surprise for a Community Leader!

On the second week of December we received a surprising and pleasant call from our friends at 1-800 Charity Cars telling us that they had a car donati... Read More »

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Holding Chase Bank Accountable

On Dec 10th, YAYAs and supporters from different areas of Florida joined hundreds of protestors who leafleted at their local Chase Banks to educate co... Read More »

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Musical Action in Support of FLOC!

Friday, December 3, Orlando YAYA joined up with community allies from Jobs with Justice, LCLAA, Unite Here!, and Food Not Bombs to make Chase Bank ver... Read More »

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Marching for the DREAM Act

On Wednesday, December 1st, YAYA sent a delegation to participate in a rally in support of the DREAM Act in front of Florida Senator George LeMieux's ... Read More »

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Publix Opening in Winter Park!

On Thursday, November 18th, the CIW (Coalition of Immokalee Workers) and NFWM organized a rally at the newly renovated Publix on Aloma Avenue in Winte... Read More »

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