Backyard Heroes: ICWJ Volunteer Sean Anderson

The support of ICWJ members and volunteers is what makes us a powerful force in the Madison community and beyond. Sean Anderson is one person who selflessly gives his all to the fight for worker justice. Sean has been a devout volunteer with ICWJ since the summer of 2015. Between rallies…

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A Reflection for Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday is the day recognized by Christians in remembrance of Jesus’ last supper with the disciples before going to his crucifixion. This holy day is often honored with an evening service of somber worship concluding in silence. Jesus’ Solidarity with Laborers: A Worker Justice Reflection on Maundy Thursday By…

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Big Share: Big Success

By Bruce Moffat, ICWJ Development Director This year’s ICWJ campaign in The Big Share exceeded all expectations. By the early evening of March 1 – the day designated for online giving to benefit Community Shares of Wisconsin member agencies – it was clear that ICWJ would surpass its $2,500 goal. By…

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Fighting for a Better Life. Luchando por una Vida Mejor

By Sarah Smoot, ICWJ Organizer Last night the Latino Workers Project, spearheaded by the Workers’ Rights Center (WRC), released its report titled “Luchando por una Vida Mejor / Struggling for a Better Life.” Attended by about 60 community members and simultaneously interpreted in Spanish and English, the release highlighted findings of the…

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