Category: Celebrating Advocates

Presidente Bob Jensen Honrado en un Evento Reciente

Photo courtesy of South Dade News Leader

Desperdicio de aluminio, madera y trozos de aislamiento mojado es todo lo que queda de las cuatrocientas casas móviles que los pizcadores  locales de frutas y vegetales llamaron hogares por dos decadas. Esa mañana, después del huracán Andrew, Everglades Labor Camp estaba esparcido en pedazos en un campo de cultivo. Meses después, Bob Jensen intervino… Read more »

Rural Neighborhoods Celebra una Semana de NeighborWorks

Mas de 80 invitados y funcionarios electos se reunieron  este Junio con el respetado activista Steven Mainster para la dedicación  del nuevo centro de Everglades Village (4,700 pies cuadrados) Este centro se utilizará para actividades después de clases escolares. La gran apertura del nuevo centro de aprendizaje “Steven Mainster” marcó la  celebración de NeighborWorks 2016…. Read more »

Workers’ Rights

Political talk suggests it’s not a question of ‘if’ we fix our broken immigration laws, but a question of ‘when.’ Immigration reform for those who toil in our nation’s fields just might be among the changes most near. But as political forces gather, I’m sad to say too little attention is paid to one unpleasant… Read more »

NeighborWorks Week

Join us for BBQ on Friday, June 13th at 12:00 Noon as Rural Neighborhoods launches the new Steven Mainster Youth Enrichment Center during our NeighborWorks Week 2014 celebration at Everglades Village. The brightly colored 3,692 square foot structure designed by local architect Ron Dorris and financed by USDA Rural Development will offer neighborhood children and… Read more »