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Faith Leaders Met With Reynolds

On Wednesday, Dec. 8, a small group of religious leaders met with Reynolds American Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of British American Toba... Read More »

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Miguel Cuevas, one of the Darigold Dozen says, "We have to stand up to these bullying actions; it's clear they're not only trying to punish us for sta... Read More »

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May 2018 YAYA Immersion Trip to North Carolina

By Tareek Leonard The idea that solidarity between black and brown folks is a myth is commonly put forth by people. Both black and brown folks come f... Read More »

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Wendy's Boycott Summit

The past weekend, September 22-25, I spent the weekend in Immokalee with over 80 Fair Food allies for the first annual Boycott Summit. The Boycott Sum... Read More »

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NFWM Summer '16 Board Meeting

On Friday, August 26th and Saturday, August 27th 2016, YAYAs Rosie Stump, and I, along with Nico, attended the National Farm Worker Ministry’s Board... Read More »

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United Church of Christ – Nat'l Youth Event

The United Church of Christ National Youth Event (NYE) took place at Disney Coronado Springs July 26-30th. The UCC NYE is a quadrennial event for youn... Read More »

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2016 Earth Day Celebration

Central Florida Earth Day is back–bigger and better than ever! It will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Lake E... Read More »

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CIW Workers' Voice Tour

Spring always welcomes a whirlwind of preparations for the year – taxes, March madness, and the after Christmas credit card payments. For YAYA-NFWM,... Read More »

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FWAF Campesinos Garden

After being an active member of YAYA-NFWM for over a year now, I have heard many times that working in the Fellsmere Community Gardens is one of the m... Read More »

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Did You Eat Today? Thank a Farmworker!

National Farmworker Awareness Week (NFAW) is right around the corner - March 24-31 - and YAYA-NFWM is a national partner is uplifting the voices of th... Read More »

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