Hello Friends of Farmworkers,
It's time to put on your walking shoes again and come out to show your solidarity for farmworkers! The second Walk for Farmworker Justice is just around the corner. It's this July 13th 9am to 6pm Woodburn Oregon. Please see the details below and in the attached flyer.
Those of you coming from Eugene, you can carpool up or ride a bus up for free. Meet at 7:15am on the 13th at South Eugene Highschool east parking lot.
Please help spread the word! And be there!
Farmworker Justice Coalition of Oregon
SOLIDARITY with Farmworkers!
Get Involved! & Meet other Active People!
2nd Walk for Farmworker Justice July 13th Woodburn 9am 6pm
Who: Various labor, human rights, environmental and religious
organizations taking a stand for the fair and humane treatment of
What: A one-day walk around farms in Oregon to show support for workers rights and to educate ourselves more about the conditions farmworkers face.
Where & When: July 13th: assemble 9am at Legion Park, Woodburn. (Park Ave., across from Salud Medical Center and two blocks south). Dinner,music and speakers following 4:30pm at Legion Park. Suggested donation $10.
Why-- Goals of the WFJ:
· Bring national attention and support to the Oregon farmworkers¹
struggle for justice and the right to bargain collectively.
· Keep NORPAC and their growers at the negotiations table.
·Construct an inclusive coalition of labor, faith, and community
members to be a force for justice now and in the years ahead.
·To create a march focused on faith and justice, bringing together farmworker advocates with farmworkers in the tradition of Cesar
For more information contact the Farmworker Justice Coalition: