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Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2013 National Gathering

On April 5th, with the support of the United Church of Christ, I flew to Washington, D.C. for Ecumenical Advocacy Days (EAD) 2013 National Gathering. ... Read More »

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Advocating for Immigration Reform

At approximately 4:00 am on April 7th, 2013, four members of YAYA left Orlando, Florida, by rental car, to arrive around 6:00 pm that evening at the R... Read More »

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NFAW radio show

On Wednesday, March 27, I represented YAYA on a radio show at Rollins College. The program, called Front Porch Radio with Julie Norris, dedicated 45 m... Read More »

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Harvest of Dignity Movie Screening

On Thursday, March 28th, YAYA joined members of the Farm Worker Association of Florida (FWAF), Hope Community Center, and their student guests on alte... Read More »

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Community Garden

On Tuesday, March 26 from 9-11AM, three members of YAYA and nine other people attended a workshop in the community garden run by the University of Cen... Read More »

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Movie screening

On Wednesday, March 27, seven YAYAs attended a screening of the documentary "Viva la Causa," which depicts the history of Cesar Chavez, Delores Huerta... Read More »

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Let me sing for my Beloved my love-song concerning his vineyard

NFWM Florida Organizer Position & DeLand Florida Office Closing

Over the past two years, the National Farm Worker Ministry (NFWM) has been reviewing its mission and program goals, which has led to the development o... Read More »

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The March for Right, Respect, and Fair Food

The Coalition of Immokalee Worker's Fair Food Campaign is one of pertinence in the dawning of a new day in agriculture.  The  campaign calls for a m... Read More »

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Recent News on Immigration and Farm Workers

In Salinas, CA, hundreds of farm workers welcomed Rep. Luis Gutierrez, who spoke about the urgency of legalizing undocumented workers. "Today, 1,400... Read More »

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Plan to join NFWM and farm workers April 8-10 in Washington, DC.

NFWM will join farm workers from around the country as they visit legislators to educate them about farm worker realities  and the need for immigrati... Read More »

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