Please join Young Workers United in Celebrating 15 Years of Fighting for Justice
Celebrate with us as we honor UNITE HERE Local 2 and the San Francisco Labor Council
Come bid farewell to Josué Arguelles after 7 years at YWU
A special recognition of our Madrinas:
Sara Flocks, and Sonya Mehta
Hosted by: Conny Ford, Rocio Avila, Gordon Mar, John Avalos, Sunny Angulo, Santiago Lerma, Alisa Messer & Warren Mar
Friday, June 9th, 2017
Mission Cultural Center
2868 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94110
Open Bar and Appetizers
Movement Champion $2,000 [Includes 15 tickets and recognition in program]
Warrior for Workers $1,000 [Includes 10 tickets and recognition in program]
Streetfighter $500 [Includes 6 tickets]
Organizer $300 [Includes 4 tickets]
Ally $150 [Includes 2 tickets]
Supporter $100 [Individual ticket]
Grassroots Members and Students $40 [Individual ticket]
Check out job posting here! http://www.idealist.org/view/job/tSSK2XJ9dx74/
Young Workers United is dedicated to improving the quality of jobs for workers in SF. We raise standards in the low-wage service sectors in San Francisco through worker & student organizing, grassroots advocacy, leadership development, and public education. We advance economic justice for young & immigrant workers through strategic partnerships with workers center & immigrants rights groups.
Young Workers United is seeking a new bilingual (English/Spanish) Co-Director to help lead the worker center and carry out our vision to advance justice for young and immigrant workers in low-wage industries in San Francisco.
Responsibilities will include:
-Directing the organization in its strategic vision to empower workers and strengthen enforcement mechanisms at the local and state levels
-Expand fundraising capacity, including grant development and donor relationships
-Build membership and volunteer capacity and leadership
-Foster and expand relationships with strategic partners and coalitions
-Serve as liaison to Board of Directors
-Develop clear goals for campaigns and assist staff and members in achieving them.
-Organize to empower workers in improving their working conditions
-Assists with worker consultations and wage theft case management
-Working collaboratively with staff, members, volunteers, and board to carry out mission
Ideal candidate will demonstrate:
Additional preferred qualifications:
The position is full time. Full time salary range is between $49,000-$52,000 depending on experience. Position is open this summer with a part-time transition period with previous co-director. Deadline for applying is April 21st, 2017 by COB. Women, people of color, and QTPOC encouraged to apply! Please email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
::INTRODUCING WORKER POWER LINE::
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Contact Young Workers United by texting 415 230 2546 to talk to a worker advocate now!
YWU: Raising the standards on the job for retail and restaurant workers since 2002.
Excited to announce that we have teamed up with Opus for Work to improve communication with workers in the Bay Area.
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