Tag Archives: FLOC

Taking action in support of FLOC

Throughout the month of October, Orlando YAYA has been busy working in solidarity with the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) and their campaign t... Read More »

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Good news from FLOC!

A message from the Farm Labor Organizing Committee: "I’m excited to report to you that over the last few months over 5,000 people have taken action... Read More »

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Over 200 Religious Leaders Sign a Letter Sent to Reynolds CEO on Behalf of Tobacco Farm Workers

The Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) is seeking to address labor a... Read More »

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Action at Kangaroo Gas Station

We arrived at the Davenport Kangaroo gas station on Thursday, July 27th along with members from Central Florida LCLAA, the Farm Labor Organizing Comm... Read More »

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Memorials for Joan Papert Preiss, Farm Worker Activist

by Virginia Nesmith Former National Farm Worker Ministry Board Member Joan Papert Preiss, passed away on June 1, 2012 in Durham, North Carolina.  ... Read More »

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FLOC Action in North Carolina

On May 1st, nine members of Orlando YAYA drove to North Carolina to stand in solidarity with the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) at the annual ... Read More »

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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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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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MSNBC Reporting Describes Same Farm Worker Housing Conditions Seen by NFWM Delegation

[caption id="attachment_1552" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Michael Szpak (AFL-CIO), Rick Goodman & Carol Blythe-Goodman (Alliance of Ba... Read More »

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Tell Reynolds that farmworkers deserve basic rights!

A message from Oxfam America and the Farm Labor Organizing Committee: If you are a farmworker in America, chances are you won’t live to be 50. That... Read More »

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