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Protecting Your Health at Work and in Your Community
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Centro de los Derechos del Migrante (CDM) supports Mexico-based migrant workers to defend and protect their rights as they move between their home communities in Mexico and their workplaces in the United States.
Comité de Apoyo a los Trabajadores Agrícolas (CATA): Founded in 1979, CATA is non-profit organization focused on organizing and empowering the immigrant community as they fight for justice for themselves, their families and their communities.
The Legal Aid Justice Center partners with communities and clients to achieve justice by dismantling systems that create and perpetuate poverty. Justice means racial justice, social justice, and economic justice.
Rebirth, Inc. is a local 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Salisbury, MD., created to empower immigrants, low-income workers and enrich local communities in the U.S. They also support a community school in Lagonave, Haiti.
Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN) is a national 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides support, technical assistance, and professional development to clinicians in community health centers, health departments, and other health care delivery sites.
United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) Local 27: Representing over 22,000 members in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia, UFCW Local 27’s mission is to secure a living wage, good benefits and a positive work environment for our members and to represent them so that all workers have the opportunity to reach the American Dream. We provide a voice for working men and women.
Tri Community Mediation is a nonprofit organization that offers mediation and conflict resolution services in Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset Counties. In order to make mediation accessible to everyone, we provide mediation at no cost to participants. We are a program of the community, by the community, and for the community. It is our mission to create a more just and peaceful Lower Eastern Shore.
Western North Carolina Workers’ Center builds power among workers of color through organizing, education, and direct action, from an intersectional standpoint, to promote worker justice.
EFWM is a joint project of the Episcopal Diocese of East Carolina and the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, based in Dunn, NC. They work with agricultural workers (farmworkers, meat processing plant workers, and workers from nurseries, packing houses and poultry, swine, or livestock farms) and immigrant families in Eastern rural NC.
The North Carolina Justice Center is one of the state’s preeminent voices for economic and social justice.
As a leading progressive research and advocacy organization, their mission is to eliminate poverty in North Carolina by ensuring that every household in the state has access to the resources, services, and fair treatment it needs to achieve economic security.