Celebrating Grandparents Day this LAbor Day

Thinking of your Grandparents this Labor Day

Sarita Gupta, Director of National Jobs with Justice reveals a project celebrating our Grandparents and the way they worked.

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Bittersweet Moment for Orange County Voters

How Earned Sick Time was voted by the People and taken away by Big Business

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Cuts in Healthcare will make the Community Sick

Healthcare employers making cut backs on their workers are leading to unhealthy investments in our community.
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  • Fight for $15 Rally
    Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 6:00am

    Join fast food workers and allies.They are demanding change for themselves, their families, and the community. Stand with Orlando workers as they continue their Fight for $15 and the right to form a union without retaliation.

    Coffee will be provided!

  • Closing Reception for Boarded Up 3 - The Art of Skateboarding
    Friday, September 12, 2014 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

    Come on out to downtown Orlando and see the eclectic work of 140 artists whom came together for such a remarkable show with 200 pieces on display. You'll have a chance to meet and greet the artists, enter a chance to win free local Art, skateboards and more.There will be Poets performing at NV Art Bar and other Listening entertainment provided by DJ Yve Illz & DJ MK at CityArts Factory Everybody is invited!!

    CityArts Factory - 29 S. Orange Ave & NV Art Bar - 27 E. Pine St Orlando, Fl 32801

    Check out Facebook event for more details

  • Black Women’s Roundtable “Don’t Count Us Out Tour”
    Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

    Black Women’s Roundtable “Don’t Count Us Out Tour”

    Sponsored by the Florida Coalition on Black Civic on Participation (FCBCP)

    along with Orange and Osceola County Black Women’s Roundtable.

     

    The event will be held  at the Doubletree by the Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld (10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL).

    Thegoal of one-day event is to bring together national and local experts for roundtable discussions designed to educate,

    uplift and motivate women and girls to vote and/or urge their family and friends to vote in the midterm election.

     

    Tickets are free for 15-18-years-olds and $25 for adults.

    Seating is limited and pre-registration is required.

    For more information call (321) 285-6297 or visit www.fcbcp.org.

Judges have preliminarily enjoined non-Walmart Associates who are part of Central Florida Jobs with Justice from entering Walmart property in  Florida. (Read the Order here).