Tag: Abby Wambach

BREAKING:  Glennon Doyle, Abby Wambach to march alongside CIW at Time’s Up Wendy’s March!

BREAKING: Glennon Doyle, Abby Wambach to march alongside CIW at Time’s Up Wendy’s March!

Farmworkers, their families, and thousands of consumer allies will be joined on March 15th by New York Times bestselling author and U.S. Women's Soccer legend! Sometimes two things come together for the first time and the fit is just right, like it had always been meant to be.  That's what happened in Immokalee last summer when longtime leaders of the >> Read More
CIW’s Lupe Gonzalo: “Only together were we able to break our silence…”

CIW’s Lupe Gonzalo: “Only together were we able to break our silence…”

[caption id="attachment_26975" align="aligncenter" width="600"] From right to left, CIW's Lupe Gonzalo, the Alliance for Fair Food's Natali Rodriguez, U.S. Soccer star Abby Wambach, writer Luvvie Ajayi, author Glennon Doyle, WME Entertainment's Jennifer Rudolph Walsh, and author Latham Thomas end on a triumphant note at the Minneapolis stop of the Together Live Tour.[/caption] The Together Live Tour -- the nationwide event >> Read More

PHOTO REPORT: The Fair Food movement takes Austin stage by storm during Together Live Tour!

[caption id="attachment_26929" align="aligncenter" width="600"] An audience of over 3,000 Texans rise to their feet to applaud CIW's Lupe Gonzalo as she walks on to the stage during the 2017 Together Live tour stop in Austin.[/caption]Standing ovation greets CIW's Lupe Gonzalo on the Bass Concert Hall Stage in the Lone Star State...Today, we bring you a quick photo update from the >> Read More

Thousands join CIW for launch of #FairFoodSisters Campaign in San José, Phoenix during Together Live Tour!

California and Arizona give CIW’s Lupe Gonzalo standing ovation following moving on-stage interview with U.S. Women’s Soccer gold-medalist Abby Wambach…Last week, CIW’s Lupe Gonzalo took to the stage at two of the country’s historic theaters alongside an impressive lineup of New York Times bestselling authors, Olympic athletes, and other human rights heroes in San José, CA and Phoenix, AZ during the >> Read More

ACTION ALERT: “Wendy’s, You’re Failing Farmworker Women” National Week of Action, Oct. 21-28!

Students step up to the plate, fight side-by-side with farmworker women to end sexual violence in Wendy's supply chain!Right up until the final days of last spring semester, Wendy's unconscionable decision to shift its tomato purchases to Mexico rather than participate in the Fair Food Program had students across the country up in arms.  Between the historic rolling Fast for Farmworker Justice and the colorful >> Read More

BREAKING: CIW to join Abby Wambach, Glennon Doyle on national Together Live Tour!

NEXT WEEK:  CIW takes the Fair Food message on the road to eight major U.S. cities, launches Fair Food Sisters campaign... Back in early July, when New York Times bestselling author Glennon Doyle and U.S. Women's Soccer superstar Abby Wambach came to visit the CIW in Immokalee, the beginnings of a powerful new partnership -- and friendship -- were forged.  Indeed, in the months >> Read More

U.S. soccer legend Abby Wambach, NY Times best-selling author & activist Glennon Doyle Melton, visit Immokalee to talk Fair Food Program, ending violence against women!

Glennon Doyle Melton: "We will only buy food for our family from companies who respect the humanity of ALL families. This is one way to love our neighbors..."Yesterday, as millions of American families flooded beaches and parks across the nation in celebration of the birth of our country, two particularly well-known Americans chose to spend the 4th of July in Immokalee, >> Read More