VOZ Workers' Rights Education Project - 2/20
Founded in 2000, VOZ is a worker-led organization in the Portland Metro Area whose mission is to empower diverse day laborers and immigrants to improve their working conditions. They protect civil rights through leadership development, organizing, education and economic opportunity. Who are the day laborers and why have their numbers have increased in the past decade? Hear about and discuss the issues, initiatives and programs that promote the well-being of people who are important to our community.
Library, 706 4th St., 7 pm