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Remembering Nan Freeman

We are remembering Nan Freeman, a social justice advocate who gave her life 50 years ago while supporting the farm worker movement. At 3:15 a.m. on Ja... Read More »

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Wendy’s Response To Faith Leaders

Ohio faith leaders have received a response from Wendy's executives to their November letter, which urged Wendy's to join the Coalition of Immokalee W... Read More »

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Faith Leaders Met With Reynolds

On Wednesday, Dec. 8, a small group of religious leaders met with Reynolds American Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of British American Toba... Read More »

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CIW Wendy’s Week of Boycott Action

🚨 We participated in a series of five, 1-minute virtual actions in support of the Wendy's Boycott! 🚨 For one week, CIW will sponsored dai... Read More »

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Milk With Dignity Comes to Maine

By Allie Ophardt, Pine & Roses  “On Monday afternoon, November 8, shoppers at the Back Cove Portland Hannaford looked on as a crowd ... Read More »

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Fall 2021 Immigration Update

Immigration reform is still under debate in the US Congress’ budget reconciliation bill. NFWM wants meaningful immigration reform that provides a pa... Read More »

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2021 Season of Giving

Boycotts HAVE been won. Growers HAVE signed contracts. Companies HAVE entered into agree... Read More »

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We have heard from Reynolds!

There will be a meeting on November 15th or 16th between faith leaders and executives from Reynolds to discuss our faith leader letter. Please make th... Read More »

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Harvest of Justice 2021 Resources Now Available!

NFWM's annual "Harvest of Justice" resources are now available!  The 2021 theme is "Farm Workers & Food Justice."  The overwhelmin... Read More »

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Heat stress: Call to prayer and action

NFWM joins with our farm worker partner PCUN in mourning the death of a farm worker on Saturday, June 19 from extreme heat at his workplace. Reyna Lop... Read More »

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