Tag Archives: Farmworkers

Farm Workers and Allies Attend Starbucks Annual SM

On March 20th, Starbucks held their annual shareholder meeting in Seattle, WA. Supporters were there from Farm Worker Ministry-North West (FWM-NW): Co... Read More »

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ACT Today to Support Farm Worker Legislation!

You have read previously in NFWM’s updates that both the Agricultural Worker Program Act (“Blue Card” bill) and the Fairness for Farm Workers Ac... Read More »

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NFWM Board Meets in San Jose, CA

During the weekend of February 1st, the NFWM Board held its bi-annual meeting in San Jose, CA. We were graciously hosted by former board member Pastor... Read More »

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Take Action: Tell Premiere Raspberries & Well-Pict to Honor the Farm Workers’ Union Contract

Join Rox Monterastelli & Carolyn Jaramillo of the Loretto Community and Write your letter today!   HERE IS WHY.  Premiere workers... Read More »

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United Methodist Women’s Strong Message to Wendy’s

On a cold Thursday in November (15th), a delegation called on Wendy’s at their corporate headquarters in Dublin, OH to sign the Fair Food Agreement.... Read More »

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In Solidarity at the Black Farmers and Urban Growers Conference

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NFWM Welcomes Eric Turner

We at NFWM are pleased to welcome Eric Turner, our Duke Divinity School academic year ministerial intern.  Eric has already been out on the picket li... Read More »

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Pray, Fast and ACT for Dairy Workers SEPT. 20th

Dear Farm Worker Supporters, In solidarity with the Darigold 12+ and UFW leadership on September 20th in Seattle, WA, NFWM is calling on its supporte... Read More »

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Sign Petition to OSHA for National Heat Stress Standards!

NFWM strongly supports the efforts underway to bring heat-related relief to farm workers, and other outdoor workers, nation-wide. It's such a public h... Read More »

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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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