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Title: Laborfest: Farmworkers Reality Tour
START DATE: Sunday July 22
TIME: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
Meet at the surface parking lot at San Jose City College at the corner of Moorpark and Leigh Avenues, San Jose
Event Type: Teach-In
Farmworkers Reality Tour
This tour will challenge participants to better understand the conditions of Mexican farmworkers in Northern California. We will drive to the Crystal Bay Farms Strawberry Field where Ramiro Lazcano will talk about his life and jobs as strawberry picker and supervisor. He will demonstrate how to harvest strawberries after which participants will have the opportunity to pick and purchase strawberries.
For more info: Contact Elizabeth Sarmiento at 650-704-3462 or HumanAgendaUSA [at] gmail.com Cost is $30.
Check Payable to “Human Agenda”. Send to Human
Agenda Treasurer, 2175 The Alameda, Suite 103, San Jose, CA 95126. Proceeds go primarily to farm worker families hosting the tour. Limited to the first 25 who register. Children with parents welcome. The first 25 persons to register (pay) will be able to attend. Must register by July 15.
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