Thank you to everyone we met today & to Melanie, Jews United for Justice & Adas Israel Congregation – Washington, DC for having us at the Labor Seder! Alliance for Fair Food Coalition of Immokalee Workers Student/Farmworker Alliance #laborseder2016 #fairfoodnation
We were happy to attend the Rooting DC Forum for the second year in a row! This was the 9th annual forum hosted by DC Greens – Rooting DC is an all-day gardening forum that aims to provide education about urban food production and consumption, to cultivate health and preserve the environment. The program includes dozens of … More DC Fair Food Attends 9th Annual Rooting DC Forum
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
Hey everyone! Join DCFF this superbowl Sunday, February 7th at 4pm as we reconvene to solidify our plan of action for this year’s CIW Workers Voice Tour and our participation in Columbus, OH! Please join us afterward as we watch the superbowl 50! Bring your favorite snack and friend along with a smile for a … More DC Fair Food Spring Action Planning Meeting!
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
With love and laughs, we came into our 5th year of life! Thanks to all who joined us for the birthday party! You can still make your donation to the 2016 youth leadership Encuentro here! We started off the night with some yummy dishes featuring veggies from Three Part Harmony Farm. The farm’s December CSA share … More Report back: Happy Birthday, DC Fair Food!
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
Hey there all! We’re celebrating our birthday Saturday, Dec 5th! Join us for dinner or for the after-party where local DJs will be spinning some irresistible beats. Have fun and show your support! We’ll be raising funds to send folks to Immokalee for leadership training at the annual Encuentro. Birthday Dinner and After Party 7-9 Dinner, 9 … More Happy 5th Birthday DC Fair Food!
Written by Gail Taylor and Jennifer Ristau On July 22nd, Gail Taylor, owner and operator of Three Part Harmony Farm (3PH) and Jennifer Ristau, a member of DC Fair Food, co-presented an informative talk to the thirteen Green Ambassadors Program interns at the Washington Youth Garden in D.C. Taylor talked about how proud and fortunate she is as … More DCFF & 3 Part Harmony Present to Washington Youth Garden
Ahold: “The Fair Food Program is a time-tested leader in improving the lives of agricultural workers…” CIW: Ahold’s “leadership will send an invaluable message to the rest of the grocery industry that social responsibility is greatly strengthened when workers, suppliers and retailers work together toward a more modern, more humane agricultural industry.” In a landmark development for … More BREAKING!! Ahold USA (Giant and Stop n Shop) Join the Fair Food Program!