Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
UFW Foundation BakersfieldUFW Foundation Bakersfield
Our mission is to open the doors of opportunity to working people and their familes. We aim to empower and improve the lives of farm workers and other low-income and immigrant workers through (1) the advancement of research, implementation, and enfor... Read more
Our mission is to open the doors of opportunity to working people and their familes. We aim to empower and improve the lives of farm workers and other low-income and immigrant workers through (1) the advancement of research, implementation, and enforcement of equitable policy, (2) civic engagement, and (3) community education.
The UFW Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that aims to empower and improve the lives of farmworkers, immigrant workers and Latinos through community education, civic participation, and the promotion of equitable public policy. With offices in Los Angeles, Bakersfield, Fresno, Salinas and Greenfield, California and Phoenix, Arizona, the UFW Foundation is part of Cesar E. Chavez's Farm Worker Movement, which has fought for the rights of farm workers, immigrant workers and the Latino community for over 50 years.
The UFW Foundation Immigration Program in Bakersfield is a Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) recognized legal services program that provides reliable, accurate immigration advice and assistance at costs accessible to immigrant workers in the Central Valley.