Farmworker Awareness Week Events


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Highlighted National Events

+ AFOP is hosting a long sleeve shirt drive across the U.S. Look up the closest drop off location to you here!

+ Watch or hold a screening of the film Dolores and hold a discussion. Through our partnership with UNC-TV and ITVS, there are a few options for watching or screening the film in your community:
1. Watch it on your local PBS station on March 27. Check here to see if your local station is airing the film.
2. Become an official host of a screening in your community. Go here to sign up (there may be a fee to be an official host).
3. Connect with an existing screening being hosted in your community.


#NFAW 2018 Participate in our Social Media Actions.


+ Like the National Farmworker Awareness Week Facebook page and share our daily messages.
 
+ Follow us on Instagram @farmworkerawareness as our partners each take a day of the week to highlight the work of their organization through our "Pasa la Papa" Instagram takeover.

+ Use hashtag #NFAW2018 and @farmworkerawareness when you tweet about your NFAW event!

+ Use our poster image or banner image as your cover photo on Social media for the week. Download them from our Materials and Resources page.
 


North Carolina National Farmworker Awareness Week Events:

Sunday March 25, 2018 | 5-7pm
Screening of film "Dolores"
Howell Theatre, 141 S 3rd St, Smithfield, NC 27577
We will screen the film "Dolores" about activist and United Farm Workers cofounder Dolores Huerta and hold a short discussion and Q&A afterwards. This is a free event, but registration is required. Please register to reserve your seat(s).
Contact: Bianca Olivares

Monday March 26, 2018 | 7-9pm
Screening of film "Dolores"
NC State University Witherspoon Auditorium
We will screen the film "Dolores" about activist and United Farm Workers cofounder Dolores Huerta and hold a short discussion and Q&A afterwards. This is a free event, but registration is required. Please register to reserve your seat(s).
Contact: Bianca Olivares

Monday March 26, 2018, 10:30am to Thursday, March 29th, 2018, 1:30pm
Long-sleeve and toiletries drive in the University Center, UNCP campus
UNC Pembroke, 1 University Drive, Pemrboke, NC 28396
Contact: Michelle Fazio

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | 7:30pm to 8:15pm
Film screening of Harvest of Dignity and discussion to follow.
UNC Pembroke, 1 University Drive, Dial AV Theatre, Pembroke, NC 28396
Contact: Michelle Fazio

 


Contact

Bianca Olivares
Grassroots Organizer
919-660-3660