SAVE THE DATE: 11/1 Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Save the date for this year's Workers Center Day of the Dead Celebration! We will remember and honor the dead and recommit to fight for the living. Food, music and crafts. We want to invite the whole community to see and enjoy our space at the Center, recently we opened up the space to better accommodate our trainings, workshops and community events. Thanks to all of you for helping us to make this a reality. We will accept donations to support our mission. A portion of the proceeds will go to Mexico grassroots efforts to assist victims of the recent earthquake in Ciudad de México.
Didi Delgado is coming to the ‘Cuse!
If fighting white supremacy is something that’s important to you, you will not want to miss out on the opportunity to hear Didi Delgado’s voice on Friday November 3, 7pm
Location: First Unitarian Universalist Church: 109 Waring Rd, Syracuse NY 13224
$10-25 sliding scale: Please pay according to your means. No one turned away for lack of funds. All proceeds go directly to DiDi.
Free childcare provided. Site is wheelchair accessible.
Questions? Call 610-952-5821.
Puerto Rico Hurricane Maria Relief Drive
The Workers Center of CNY and the Radical Education Collective along with other social justice groups is joining local efforts to gather donations in solidarity with Puerto Rico. You can drop off donations at the Center: 2013 East Genesee St. Syracuse NY (you can call 315-218-5708 to schedule a drop off). Thanks to members and volunteers of the Workers Center for preparing the space and decorating the box. We will also post about our fundraiser efforts for Mexico, where there are grassroots organizations are in need of support for the victims of the recent earthquake. En solidaridad, muchas gracias
Tell New York State Police STOP Enforcing Immigration!!
We have written to you all previously about New York State Police enforcing immigration even they though are prohibited from doing so. We invite you to join us in taking action for a resolution from State Troopers for violating the policy which has lead to immigrant members of our community being arrested and thrown into deportation proceedings. Please take action and fill out the google form so we know you did. Please feel free to forward widely.
Support our work
Support BG’s Saloon Workers Fighting Wage Theft!
Sign this petition to support workers from BG’s Saloon, a now closed restaurant that used to be in Destiny Mall, fighting to reclaim stolen wages and two weeks of severance pay. They are also demanding that millionaire Bobby Genovese, the owner of BG Cowboy’s Saloon and BG Capital sit down with workers to address these issues and how to treat workers at his other establishments with dignity and respect going forward.
Help Arely stay with her family!
Sanctuary and Immigrant Rights Resources
We are located at the Syracuse Center for Peace and Social Justice Building 2013 E. Genesee St. Syracuse NY 13210 - Tel. 315-218-5708