January 7, 2011
Northeast Fair Food allies, mark your calendars...
Northeast Encuentro set to meet in New York City, Feb. 4-6; Allies from across the region will gather to celebrate recent victories in Campaign for Fair Food, strategize for Boston Ahold action in February!
As organizing ramps up across the country for the big Spring Supermarket Action, Fair Food allies in the Northeast are getting ready for a major regional meeting to coordinate mobilization efforts around the February 27th action in Boston targeting Ahold (owner of the Giant and Stop & Shop supermarket chains). Here below are the details for the Northeast Encuentro, just one month away!:
Friday, February 4th at 8:00pm
The NYC Community Farmworker Alliance (CFA) is throwing a party to celebrate
Saturday, February 5th at 9:00am
Coalition of Immokalee Worker allies-represented by Student/Farmworker
Saturday, February 5th at 7:00pm
Come to the Rebel Diaz Arts Collective community space and cultural center
Sunday, February 6th at 9:00am
Arrive here for breakfast, and to make banners, posters, and prepare chants
12pm-2pm March from Union Square Trader Joe's to Chelsea Trader Joe's
Check out farmworkersolidarity.blogspot.com for Community/Farmworker
Sounds like a great event. If you're interested in participating, you can contact Sarah Koshar at CFAoutreach@gmail.com for more information today!