Upcoming Events

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August 19, 9am
Rally in Solidarity with Prison Workers

The Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee and Fight Toxic Prisons invite you to join us for a rally in solidarity with prison workers as they battle for better working and living conditions. This rally will be held outside Franklin Correctional Institution on August 19th. This will coincide with the Millions for Prisoners Human Rights March in DC. We will meet up for last minute instructions and car pooling at the Publix on N. Main. We’ll meet on the right side of Publix or the NW corner of the lot at 9 am.

August 31, Thursday, 6-8pm (6-6:30pm food; 6:30-8pm program)
Santa Fe College Living Wage Campaign Kick-Off
Location: Millhopper Branch Library (3145 NW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606)

The Alachua County Labor Coalition’s living wage movement is coming to Santa Fe College. Learn how the administration has kept wages low, pitted workers against each other, and how increasing democracy in the workplace can address these issues.  Please be sure to invite your friends, particularly Santa Fe employees! We’ll be hearing from Santa Fe College employee and Gainesville Mayor Lauren Poe, Alachua County Commissioner Chair Ken Cornell, faculty, staff, and students about the effort to bring more dignity to the workplace at Santa Fe College.

Labor DazeSeptember 3, 4-10pm
Labor Daze Fest

Labor Daze is coming!  This year there will be a union parade along with all of the regular food and fun. We do need help tabling throughout the day – please consider signing up for a two hour shift. You can RSVP to the FB event here.




Restore RightsMembers of ACLC  are in the midst of helping to collect the almost 800,000 valid signatures to place a constitutional amendment on the 2018 Florida ballot to restore voting rights to the 1.7 million citizens who are no longer able to vote because of a past felony conviction.  If you would like to help gather signatures contact Sheila at 352-375-2832. Come by ACLC office Thurs. 11-1pm or Fri., 4-6pm to pick up petitions.

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