RMM will be represented by Jose Chapa at the Just Food Conference in NYC with a 2:50pm Advocacy Work Session entitled: Fighting Back Along the Food Chain: Food Workers Building Resilient Movements
"The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people." -Cesar Chavez
In honor of Cesar Chavez Day and National Farmworker Awareness Week, this symposium aims to showcase interdisciplinary initiatives around immigration and migration in the United States. Presentations will include academic scholarship, artwork, film, and program proposals from students and activists across New York.
The Daughters of Sarah invite you to their annual Black History Month Dinner.
February 25, 2017, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church in Marlboro
98 West St, Marlboro, NY 12542
The theme is: UNITED WE STAND
The program will include both Guest Speakers and live music.
As always, the Daughters of Sarah will be serving delicious soul food including: fried chicken, BBQ chicken, collard greens, mac'n'cheese, potato salad, & corn bread
$15 for adults/$10 for children under 12
We invite college students who have break from March 13-17 to join us for an Alternative Spring Break in upstate NY. The program is an educational immersion experience that explores the realities of our Northern Border and the challenges facing farm worker leaders and community members. See our brochure for details, or visit the webpage.
Please join us for all or part of an inspiring day: Harvesting Justice. The theme for 2016 is Farmworker Women.
Date: Thursday, October 27
Time: 4-6 p.m. (symposium); 6-8:30 p.m. (reception and dinner)
Place: Temple B'rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY
Find out more, or buy tickets HERE.
RMM and the Daughters of Sarah celebrate Black History Month at our annual dinner. This year the celebration will take place at Faith Church, in the plaza at 1191 Route 9W, Marlboro, NY. Contact Ruth Faircloth for information: 845 309 8421.