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The organization’s work touches the lives of thousands of people, including many farmworkers and immigrants in northwest Orange County, said Sister Ann Kendrick, who handles community relations.
In 2015, farmworkers in the state of Washington earned a little less than $____________ on average.
Two immigrant dairy farmworkers have been arrested on immigration charges after marching to the Ben & Jerry's factory in Vermont to call for better pay and living conditions on farms that provide milk for the ice cream maker.
As the weevil destroyed cotton farms, many farmworkers moved elsewhere for employment, including urban centers.
Phyllis Gutierrez Kenney, a former state legislator, praised Lowry’s work, both in office and after, on creating housing for migrant farmworkers, recalling her own childhood sleeping in cars and chicken coops.
Yet that wasn't the case when Carrera first came to the United States from Mexico 20 years ago, a migrant farmworker in search of a better life.
Now 35, Carrera recalls with gratitude the farmworker who heard her screams and rescued her before she could be raped.
A threatening letter from Friends of Farmworkers, a Pennsylvania legal aid organization, was enough to scare Regmi’s ex-employer into dropping the lawsuit.
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