SFA ACTION ALERT: Feb 12-14, Wendy’s Break Up Vids

This weekend, Feb 12-14, the Student/Farmworker Alliance is calling for a VALENTINES DAY WEEKEND OF ACTION Video Action Submit a short video (no longer than 30 seconds) breaking up with Wendy’s over social media.   Goal  100 VIDEOS SUBMITTED AND TAGGED @Wendys  Why? Last year’s SFA Vday Action was a huge success. We’ve asked Wendy’s to be … More SFA ACTION ALERT: Feb 12-14, Wendy’s Break Up Vids

Caravan to CIW Spring Action – Workers’ Voice Tour

ON MARCH 6TH, farmworkers and thousands of consumer allies will be mobilizing in Columbus, Ohio to demand real, Worker-driven Social Responsibility from Wendy’s — the lone holdout among the big five fast-food companies of Yum Brands, McDonald’s, Burger King, Subway, and Wendy’s who has yet to join the award-winning Fair Food Program!  DC Fair Food … More Caravan to CIW Spring Action – Workers’ Voice Tour

ONE DC Membership Appreciation Day, Dec 5th

Membership Appreciation Day Saturday, Dec. 5, 3-6pm The African American Civil War Memorial and Museum 1925 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001   Join us in celebrating ONE DC members and volunteers for our wins over a year of organizing. The event will feature music, poetry, face-painting, food, and a special awards ceremony! … More ONE DC Membership Appreciation Day, Dec 5th

Food Justice Bike Ride and Community Dinner Fundraiser | June 21st

FOOD JUSTICE BIKE RIDE AND COMMUNITY DINNER FUNDRAISER | JUNE 21ST When most people think about the food movement, what comes to mind is likely a $8 jar of artisanal sauerkraut, or a waiter getting grilled about the locality, diet, slaughter, and general happiness of a chicken. But there’s another side of the movement for … More Food Justice Bike Ride and Community Dinner Fundraiser | June 21st

DCFF supports “One Fair Wage” in Washington DC

DC Fair Food has signed onto the One Fair Wage campaign to support raising the minimum wage for all workers in DC. Restaurant Opportunity Center’s One Fair Wage campaign will be advancing the campaigns across the country to pass legislation in cities and states that will require the restaurant industry to pay all its employees … More DCFF supports “One Fair Wage” in Washington DC

Fundraiser – Help Get DC to the CIW Spring Action!

Every year, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers organizes a major spring action, and allies from across the country fly, drive, bike and caravan down to Florida to take part in this annual tradition. This year, DC and Philly will be caravaning down together to St. Pete, FL on March 21st for the CIW’s “Parade and … More Fundraiser – Help Get DC to the CIW Spring Action!

Fair Food Reflection by Patricia Cipollitti

Below is an original reflection written by DC Fair Food Member and Georgetown University Student, Patricia Cipollitti after the Georgetown University Kalmanovitz Initiative sponsored her trip down to Immokalee in September of 2014 to attend the Student/Farmworker Alliance Encuentro. The Kalmanovitz Initiative continues to support DC Fair Food’s work and will be hosting a screening of … More Fair Food Reflection by Patricia Cipollitti