PCUN NEWS

Job Opportunity! We’re hiring a Data & Field Strategist

 About PCUN Our mission is to empower farmworkers and working Latinx families in Oregon by building community, increasing Latinx representation in elections, and policy advocacy on both the national and state levels. We continue to build an agenda that strengthens workers’ rights by creating safer

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2021 PCUN Political Agenda

PCUN values ​​the ability of workers to take action against exploitation and all its effects. Through our political agenda, we fight to strengthen workers’ rights, for fair wages, and press for economic security for our families. We present our 2021 political agenda and the results

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Oregon OSHA’s Emergency Heat Rules Are a Good Start to Protecting At-Risk Workers; Strong Enforcement Will be Necessary

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

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Farmworker Death Related to Heat-Illness Amidst Oregon Heat Wave

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

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PCUN May 18, 2021 School Board Endorsements

The history of voting in the United States has been one of sacrifice and hope. Many have lost their lives fighting for the right to vote in the hope that one day their lives wouldn’t be affected by the color of their skin or their

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Lessons learned from my 15ñera in the movimiento

Queridos Compañerxs, As some of you may know, I’ve been a part of el movimiento campesinos emigrante de Oregon before I even knew it. Porque el moviemiento doesn’t have a start or finish. Como dijo un sabio del movimiento, “We must take the long view:

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Cesar Chavez Day

Today is Cesar Chavez Day.  He was born 94 years ago in San Luis Rio Colorado, AZ. Today is also the birthday of WVLP, brought to life at the Oregon Secretary of State’s office 44 years ago, 3/31/77.  Nine years ago, on the occasion of

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Centro is hiring a Senior Farmworker Outreach Coordinator!

Job Description Senior Farmworker Outreach Coordinator Part-time, temporary 25-30 hours per week with office hours Salary: $15-$17 per hour DOE   Our Mission To empower farmworkers, and Latinx working families by building community, increasing representation in elections and systems change at the state and national

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Alianza Statement on U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021

  ALIANZA NACIONAL DE CAMPESINAS, INC. P.O. Box 20033, Oxnard, CA 93034 (951) 545-1917 · Alianzanacionaldecampesinas.org alianzanacionalcampesinas@gmail.com   Alianza Nacional de Campesinas Welcomes Introduction of U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021  For immediate release: February 19, 2021 Contact: María De Luna, mariadeluna@campesinasunite.org Yesterday, Sen. Robert Menendez

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