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New York Ministers Mobilized to Support Farm Workers at PMI Shareholder’s Meeting

On May 7th, Philip Morris International (PMI) will hold its annual Shareholder's Meeting in New York City. Attending alongside AFL-CIO representativ... Read More »

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PSC Strawberry Festival

On Saturday April 5th, Jonathan and I traveled to Pinellas County  to support NFWM's Pinellas Support Committee's (PSC) annual Alternative Berry Fest... Read More »

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Pilgrimage for Peace and Justice: April 13 – 18, 2014

Each year, our partners at Witness for Peace Southeast organize a Pilgrimage for Peace and Justice during Holy Week to raise awareness about social ju... Read More »

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National Cesar Chavez Day

YAYA would like to congratulate all of our members and allies in light of the recent proclamation of March 31st as National Cesar Chavez Day. Thanks... Read More »

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Woman to Woman Conference

On Saturday, March 29th, I attended the Woman to Woman Conference in Apopka, Florida. The day’s event marked the fifth year the University of Centra... Read More »

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Viva la Mujer

On Friday, March 28th, I along with 3 other YAYA members attended "Viva La Mujer", an event hosted by the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement... Read More »

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Cesar Chavez: An American Hero

On March 28th, 16 members and supporters of Orlando YAYA took part in NFWM’s Pack the Theatre selfie challenge for the premiere of the Cesar Chavez ... Read More »

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Wawa, what are you waiting for? Do the right thing!

YAYA continues to work in support of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee's (FLOC) Reynold's Campaign by putting pressure on Wawa stores to “Do the R... Read More »

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The Pack the Theater Selfie Challenge Winner!

National Farm Worker Ministry is very proud to annouce a class of English Language Learners from North Asheboro Middle School as winners of the Pack t... Read More »

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Annual Yard Sale

On Saturday, March 22nd, Orlando YAYA held an annual yard sale and bake sale in the College Park area to kick off Farm Worker Awareness Week. In prep... Read More »

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