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March 22, 2016 | 0 comments
This is a blog by Lazlo Beh, an attorney at the Pennsylvania Farmworker Project. Read more to learn about the process of filing taxes in the United States. The deadline to file taxes is April 18, 2016! The Pennsylvania Farmworker Project...
March 10, 2016 | 0 comments
In 2010, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed a lawsuit against Evans Fruit in Yakima, Washington, one of the largest apple producers in the United States, following complaints of sexual harassment and retaliation towards...
February 22, 2016 | 0 comments
“We were promised that there plenty of work. We traveled to the U.S. with the dream of having greater financial stability than we have here in our Mexico. But in the end we were not given as many hours as we had been promised.”...
January 19, 2016 | 0 comments
The life of a farmworker woman is this: she has to work in the sun, the rain, the fog… They are forced to work because they have to support their families....
December 8, 2015 | 0 comments
On December 7, 2015, the Regional Labor Mobility Initiative (INILAB) launched the campaign, “Before you pay for a visa, Ask, Write Down, and Verify,” or #PreguntaApuntaVerifica, which aims to prevent fraud affecting migrant workers...
December 4, 2015 | 0 comments
This is a blog written by Luis Eduardo Cruz Hernández, Mexico Representative for the U.S. Migrant Education Program. Read more to learn about opportunities to continue your studies while you are working in the United States with an H-2A or H-2B...
November 24, 2015 | 0 comments
Notifying the community of Cerritos, San Luis Potosí and nearby communities! You may have seen advertisements inviting workers to pay fees of up to $4,500 USD for long-term...
November 12, 2015 | 0 comments
Each year, thousands of people fall prey to trafficking and labor exploitation. According to a new report by Polaris, an organization committed to combating human trafficking, many of these people are migrants with temporary work visas, including...
November 7, 2015 | 0 comments
Notifying people looking for work in Jocotepec, Jalisco! You may have seen advertisements like this one inviting workers to pay fees to attend informational workshops about working in the United States. Please be aware that the U.S. government,...
November 7, 2015 | 0 comments
The following advisory was released on Nov. 4, 2015 by the Employment Development Department (EDD) of the State of California for distribution to H-2A employers: CALIFORNIA H-2A PROGRAM ADVISORY ...

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