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Farmworker Justice Fellow (posting open until April 1, 2016).
The Fellowship is a paid, full-time position for one year. It is an exciting opportunity to provide technical and programmatic support to farmworkers and their organizations. The Fellow will assist Farmworker Justice staff on health promotion and policy advocacy, working primarily on health care access projects. Read the full posting here.
About Farmworker Justice
Farmworker Justice is a nonprofit organization that seeks to empower migrant and seasonal farmworkers to improve their living and working conditions, immigration status, health, occupational safety, and access to justice. Using a multi-faceted approach, Farmworker Justice engages in litigation, administrative and legislative advocacy, training and technical assistance, coalition-building, public education and support for union organizing. Our staff collaborates with talented, dedicated people all over the country to empower farmworkers to improve their working and living conditions.
Our volunteers and interns as well as our employees, find Farmworker Justice to be a warm, invigorating, intellectually stimulating work environment. Our location in the nation's capital guarantees a lively, educational experience. Washington, D.C. is a diverse city, filled with history, offering tremendous opportunities to enjoy cultural, sports, political and other activities, as well as beaches, forests and other opportunities to enjoy nature within a short distance away. We offer competitive salaries and benefits for a small not-for-profit organization.
Farmworker Justice was founded in 1981. In 1996, FJ became a subsidiary corporation of National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the nation’s largest constituency-based Hispanic civil rights organization. Farmworker Justice maintains an independent Board of Directors and 501(c)(3) status as a charitable corporation.