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Respect, Recognition, Raise! Summer with FLOC

Respect, recognition, raise; those are the words I internalized all summer as part of the Union Summer Program in North Carolina. At first they seeme... Read More »

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Central Florida Labor Day Picnic

Finding a community where one’s cause becomes a cog in the machine of positive social change is extremely important for progress we can be proud of.... Read More »

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YAYA Yard Sale Fundraiser!

On Saturday, August 30, 2014, Orlando YAYA-NFWM held a yard sale fundraiser at my house to raise money for the work we do in support of farm workers a... Read More »

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Pa' Delante: My Experience with FLOC in the Fields of NC

This summer, a group of 15 interns and myself had the opportunity to work on the Farm Labor Organizing Committee's Respect, Recognition, and Raise cam... Read More »

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2014 Summer Board Meeting and Benefit Dinner

The weekend of August 15-16, 2014, National Farm Worker Ministry staff, board members and guests gathered at Pullen Memorial Baptist Church in Raleig... Read More »

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Blog: Ministers-in-Training and Farm Worker Justice

In recent years, the leadership of National Farm Worker Ministry (NFWM) saw fit to respond to the need of many 40+ year old nonprofit ministries in th... Read More »

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NFWM's 2014 Summer Board Meeting

From August 14th-17th, I was able to attend the National Farm Worker Ministry’s (NFWM) board meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina. Every six months, N... Read More »

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Tell EPA Safer Fields & Safer Families Matter

A Message from the Pesticide Action Network: Speak up for farmworkers Let’s make sure EPA implements better rules to protect farmworkers in the... Read More »

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My 3 a.m. Call with Dan Gerawan

I worked for years in the anti-human trafficking field.  One thing I learned during that time is that most of the tactics used by traffickers are nex... Read More »

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MPs Gather for Round Table Discussion with FLOC Supporters

British Parliament member James Sheridan shares his reactions to conditions for North Ca... Read More »

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