• Int’l Food Workers We...

    Int’l Food Workers Week November 23-29 Millions of food workers around the world struggle to make a living each day. In the U.S. alone, nearly 20 million people work in the food system, growing, processing, transporting, serving, cooking, & selling the food that we eat each day. Show your solidarity & support for food workers by taking part in activities & events happening across the country on this third International...

  • Welcome, OUR Walmart!

    Join us in welcoming our new member OUR Walmart! We are happy to share that OUR Walmart is now a member of Food Chain Workers Alliance.  OUR Walmart works to ensure that every Associate, regardless of his or her title, age, race, or sex, is respected at Walmart. They join together to offer strength and support in addressing the challenges that arise in their stores and the company everyday. They envision a future in which the...

  • Food Justice & Food Da...

    This year’s Food Day theme is food justice, including justice for farm and foodworkers! So join us and our member organizations in planning local events and actions in your area: info [at] foodchainworkers.org. Read below for the official Food Day media release! Thousands of Events from Coast to Coast Planned for October 24 August 6, 2014 Justice throughout the food chain—from farm workers to child consumers—will...

  • New Report: Cruel Irony the...

    Today,Food Chain Workers Alliance along with Alliance member ROC-NY and Food First released a new report,Food Insecurity of Restaurant Workers, a first comprehensive look at food security and employment conditions of workers in the restaurant industry. The report, based on over 280 surveys and interviews with restaurant workers in New York City and the San Francisco Bay Area, highlights the crucial ways in which  restaurant workers’...

  • FCWA Solidarity Statement i...

    Walmart: Home of Low Wages  A statement on the Walmart Economy Across the country, Wal-Mart workers have been raising their voices calling on the world’s largest private employer to publicly commit to end illegal retaliation against workers and to provide better jobs and better working conditions. As the country’s largest employer of women, with $16 billion in annual profits, Wal-Mart could single-handedly turn the lives of...

  • Free Trade vs. Fair Trade

    *Check out the Fair World Project‘s new video that highlights how current free trade agreements harm family farmers and workers in the global north and south. Learn how you can support Fair Trade brands and policies that place people before profits.

  • Union-Made FCWA T-Shirts!

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News

New Fair Food Label launches on Food Day 2014! via ciw-online.org The Fair Food Program’s new label debuted this past Friday. The label will be available to all grocery...

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Campaigns

Black Friday – November 28th, 2014 WHERE: The Walmart nearest your Thanksgiving dinner (http://blackfridayprotests.org/actions) TIME: Just 30-45 minutes will do...

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Take Action

Get active this Int’l Food Workers Week November 23-29! Learn, reflect and take action to support food workers. This year marks the 3rd Annual International Food Worker...

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Featured Member

  The Street Vendor Project *by Kimberly Lok, PHD Student at Temple University and FCWA Intern* The Street Vendors Project (SVP) is a member-based organization with...

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