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Advocate For National Heat Regulations

As States Prohibit Worker Rights Policies, We Must Advocate for National Regulations Florida has joined Texas in becoming the next state to prohibit ... Read More »

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Esperanza at Farmworker Freedom Festival

A Festival Full of Hope For Farm Worker Freedom

On March 8-10, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers sponsored a Freedom Festival in Palm Beach, FL to showcase their culture, educate the community, and... Read More »

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Attend Our Modern Day Slavery Webinar

This event has ended. We encourage you to learn more about this topic by watching a recording of our webinar. In English: https://youtu.be/0d48acLv... Read More »

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The Impact of NFWM!

From Vermont to Florida to Washington, NFWM was organizing alongside farm workers for change. For decades, the National Farm Worker Ministry has been ... Read More »

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Reflections From NFWM’s January Board Meeting

From Nathan Hosler, NFWM Board President & Representative of Church of the Brethren: We gathered at the border. Tall, slated fence at our backs. B... Read More »

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Alianza Farm Bill Action

Advocating For A Better Farm Bill

On January 16, Alianza Nacional de Campesinas were in Washington D.C engaging with representatives to advocate for a Farm Bill that prioritizes farm w... Read More »

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If We Are All David, We Can Beat Goliath Together

It has been over a decade of asking Wendy's to do the right thing for farm workers and join the Fair Food Program. But they continue to make excuses a... Read More »

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Action Alert from UFW

Four years ago, in New York, workers won a law to help them organize. In the last year, workers organized and won union representation at five farms&n... Read More »

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Farm Workers Picking Strawberries USDA Photo Credit

Overtime Pay For Farm Workers: Let’s make it work!

Written by: Julie Taylor, NFWM Executive Director Photo Credit: U.S. Department of Agriculture When I came to NFWM in 2015, the efforts to provide... Read More »

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Farm Workers Deserve Recognition and Protection

A reflection by Payton Price, NFWM's school year intern from Duke Divinity  On October 10, I visited a few farm workers at labor camps as they... Read More »

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