Tag: Julia Perkins

PRESS RELEASE: Coalition of Immokalee Workers Announces Walmart to Join Groundbreaking Fair Food Program

[hupso title="History in the making: @Walmart joins @CIW's #FairFoodProgram, strengthens groundbreaking #humanrights model" url="ow.ly/sEnUr"] [ezcol_1half] NEWS RELEASE: January 16, 2014 [/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end] MEDIA CONTACT:Coalition of Immokalee WorkersGreg Asbed, 239-986-2364,greg@ciw-online.orgJulia Perkins, 239-986-0891,Julia@ciw-online.orgWalmartWalmart Media Relations1-800-331-0085 [/ezcol_1half_end] Coalition of Immokalee Workers Announces Walmart to Join Groundbreaking Fair Food Program  [Statement by the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights on today’s announcement >> Read More
“Farmworker Freedom March”

“Farmworker Freedom March”

MEDIA CONTACT Gerardo Reyes (CIW), 239-503-0950 Lucas Benitez (CIW), 239-503-0133 Julia Perkins (CIW), 239-986-0891 Farmworkers, Consumers Come Together for "Farmworker Freedom March" from Tampa to Lakeland, Hometown of Publix Supermarkets Landmark three-day event calls for “Freedom from forced labor, poverty, abuse” Immokalee, FL (April 14, 2010) – A caravan of farmworkers from the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) – an internationally-recognized >> Read More