The Community Farmworker Alliance-NYC is hosting a Northeast Encuentro to take place is a regional gathering of supporters and allies of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW). The CIW is a worker-led organization of mainly Latino, Mayan Indian and Haitian farmworkers working in the fields of Florida. They are fighting for higher wages and better working conditions.
- Learn about the CIW's Campaign for Fair Food from CIW members and allies
- Share ideas and meet cool people through fun workshops
- Take action together at a demonstration at Trader Joe's
- Connect through diverse musical traditions and art making
- Prepare for a National CIW mobilization to take place in late February in Boston, Massachusetts.