Este mes de la herencia latinx y hispana, las contribuciones de nuestra comunidad y la profunda historia y el impacto de los movimientos de trabajadores agrícolas, latinx, inmigrantes y chicanos están siendo reconocidos como los bienes culturales que siempre han sido. Si bien esta es...

Farmworkers and Latinx Working Families United Job Opportunity: Political Organizer About PCUN PCUN is based in the heart of the Oregon Latinx community, in one of the most vibrant agricultural areas in the state. Our mission is to empower farmworkers and working Latinx families in Oregon by building...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 02, 2021  Contact: Omar Alvarado  Coordinator  503-999-8392  odysseyco503@gmail.com  Music Festival Supporting Salem / Keizer Community  KEIZER, Oregon - The Keizer Stadium will host the first annual Fire Out West Music and Art Show. Curated by ODYSSEY, this community event will benefit the Oregon Worker Relief Fund of Oregon.  Aside...

  For immediate release- August 2, 2021 Contacts: Ira Cuello-Martinez, PCUN iracuello@pcun.org, (503) 851-5774  Kate Suisman, Northwest Workers’ Justice Project, kate@nwjp.org, (503) 765-7105 Jamie Pang, Oregon Environmental Council, JamieP@OECOnline.org, (971) 353-7963 Nargess Shadbeh, Oregon Law Center, nshadbeh@oregonlawcenter.org (503) 484-6073  Oregon OSHA Adopts Emergency Smoke Rule and Some Heat...

In May, 2021, our movement’s candidates swept the elections for four seats on the Salem-Keizer School District board, a governing majority, including the first—second and third—Latinx board members ever elected! How do we adjust our expectations and strategies to sustain power and change? ...

For immediate release- July 8, 2021  Contacts:  Brad Reed, Renew Oregon, Brad@reneworegon.org, (971) 217-6813  Ira Cuello-Martinez, PCUN iracuello@pcun.org, (503) 851-5774  Kate Suisman, Northwest Justice Workers Project kate@nwjp.org, 503-765-7105 Jamie Pang, Oregon Environmental Council, JamieP@OECOnline.org, (971) 353-7963  Oregon OSHA’s Emergency Heat Rules Are a Good Start to Protecting At-Risk Workers; Strong ...

PRESS STATEMENT   June 30th, 2021  CONTACTS:  Patti Verduzco, PCUN, Communications Director, pattiverduzco@pcun.org  Reyna Lopez, PCUN, Executive Director, reynalopez@pcun.org  Farmworker Death Related to Heat-Illness  Amidst Oregon Heat Wave  A farm laborer in St. Paul dies due to the extreme heat over the weekend  while Oregon OSHA fails to adopt emergency rules ahead of the...