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Oaxacan Community Shed Pamphlet
You can make a difference by talking to your friends and family about farmworkers living- and working condition. By printing and sharing this pamphlet you are helping raise awareness and are helping change how people relate to farmworkers. Be creative, talk to your local grocery store, church, school, library and hand them out to people at your work. To learn more about the Oaxacan Community Shed.
Center for Farmworker Families founder, Dr. Ann Lopez talks about our work we do to support farmworkers and their families around education. We offer tutoring programs and now are working to get non-credited courses offered so farmworkers can attend classes at their own time and pace.
Center for Farmworker Families founder, Dr. Ann Lopéz speaks, in this new video, about our work in getting the toxic chemical Chlorpyrifos labeled as Proposition 65 (Also known as, Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986) chemical in the state of California.
Center for Farmworker families founder, Dr. Ann Lopez speaks, in this new video, to the details of a small victory and what Center for Farmworker Families will be pushing for in 2018 to get rid of the 50-mile regulation, which is a violation of basic human rights and dignity.
A bill has been introduced to remove the 50-Mile Regulations and we need your voice now to tell Ben Metcalf and Gov. Jerry Brown to protect the children of farmworkers and change the 50-mile regulation.
Fight Systematic Injustice in CA: Change the 50-Mile Regulation send a message to Governor Jerry Brown and Ben Metcalf, Director of CA Department of Housing & Community and tell them to protect children and change the 50-mile regulation.
Children across the San Joaquin Delta stand to lose up to six months of school due to recent changes announced by the Office of Migrant Services (OMS). Call OMS today and ask that they protect young people's right to an education.
Ann Lopéz joined the Monterey Bay Central Labor Council and Safe Ag Safe Schools for a press conference, on Cesar Chavez Day, to tell California Department of Pesticide Regulation that we must lead the way in children's safety.
At present, the pesticide regulators at the California Department of Pesticide Regulation and our agriculture commissioners in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties have acted much like the state and local regulators in Flint: they have looked the other way, despite surely knowing of the CHAMACOS organophosphate pesticide studies that indicate brain harms to Salinas Valley children.
Dr. Ann Lopez of Center for Farmworker Family speaks about environmental racism and the use of pesticides in Salinas Valley California.
Dr. Ann Lopez reflects on 2016, the origins of Center for Farmworker Families, and our direction in 2017