Partnership Blog & News

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

Marisol Ramirez has been a staff organizer with OCCORD since 2013, but she’s been a leader in her community for much longer. She first began organizing with OCCORD as a volunteer while in high school, connecting her personal experiences with the broader struggle for fair representation at City Hall. Marisol served as a board member of OCCORD before transitioning into full time organizing.

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

Mirvette Judeh began volunteering with OCCORD in 2014, playing a major role in our advocacy and outreach for district elections.

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

Maria McCabe is a leader within affiliate POWER and the Director of Social Justice and Campus Ministry at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Restoration in Philadelphia, PA. With a mother from Puerto Rico and a Finnish-American father, Maria recounts struggling with a sense of belonging in juggling mixed cultures at home. But one thing that remained consistent in Maria’s household was the family’s dedication to social justice and it’s need to be addressed and spoken for.

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

Earlier this week, the Women’s Institute for Leadership Development (WILD) recognized affiliate

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

Last week, affiliate

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

As part of their 31 Days of Feminism series spotlighting women of color who are leading the way toward a more equal world, NBC and the Ms Foundation recognized affiliate

Partnership for Working Families | March 24, 2016

Los Angeles affiliate, LAANE is working in partnership with the Long Beach Coalition for Good Jobs & a Healthy Community on the

Partnership for Working Families | March 10, 2016

America’s much needed infrastructure investment offers a way to tackle inequality and rebuild the middle class

Partnership for Working Families | February 11, 2016

The Partnership, together with the National Employment Law Project, co-convened a movement gathering of unions, worker centers, and national networks to share analysis and strategy on how to support workers organizing in the on-demand economy. The strategy session came at a key moment.

Partnership for Working Families | February 11, 2016

Farmworkers in two of America’s most productive agricultural counties are taking a step toward greater rights and protections on the job, thanks to Central Coast Alliance for a Sustainable Economy (CAUSE) and its campaign for a Farmworkers’ Bill of Rights.

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