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Kangaroo action in support of FLOC

As part of YAYA’s ongoing support of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC)  and the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Campaign, YAYA members delivered let... Read More »

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Theater Workshop

In April 7th and 14th, UCF students Shannon McEnteer and I visited the beautiful women of Allianza de Mujeras Activas or the Alliance of Active Women ... Read More »

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Women to Women's Conference

On Saturday, April 14th, Orlando YAYA helped out at the Women to Women’s Conference. The Women to Women’s Conference was an event put together by ... Read More »

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Pioneers of the Farm Worker Movement Honored by Obama Administration

[caption id="attachment_2130" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Families of martyred farmworkers gather in front of mosaic of Cesar E. Chavez in... Read More »

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Community Garden Service Project

Our second community garden work day in Fellsmere was a success! Orlando YAYA is organizing these work days (at least twice a month until February 201... Read More »

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Viva la Mujer!

On Friday March 30th, fellow YAYA member Oscar Flores and I attended Central Florida LCLAA's (Labor Council for Latin American Advancement) first annu... Read More »

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Viva La Causa Movie Screening Report

On March 29, YAYA cohosted a screening on the UCF campus of the Southern Poverty Law Center documentary, Viva la Causa, with the Student Labor Action ... Read More »

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Grab the Brush for Justice

On Sunday March 25th, YAYA members and supporters from Orlando and Miami joined forces with the Farm Worker Association of Florida in Homestead to p... Read More »

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Bridging our Communities: LGBTQ and Immigrants

Bridging Our Communities was a 2 part series hosted by Orlando YAYA - in collaboration with The Center of Orlando. The events were organized with th... Read More »

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Strawberry Festival

On Saturday March 24th, Tampa Bay YAYA member Jimmy Dunson and Florida YAYA organizer Antonio Franco joined the Pinellas Support Committee of the Nati... Read More »

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