Today’s 11th annual Faith Labor Breakfast was a huge success!

This morning’s 11th annual Faith Labor Breakfast was a huge success. It was held at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Madison, where 100 people packed the church’s social hall. Rev. Trina Zelle of Arizona Interfaith Alliance for Worker Justice was this year’s guest speaker. She compared the attacks on immigrants over…

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Rabbi Renee Bauer quoted in London Guardian

Rabbi Renee Bauer was quoted in today’s edition of the London Guardian (click here to read the full article): Rabbi Renee Bauer, director of the Interfaith Coalition of Worker Justice of South Central Wisconsin, states that the religious community is not simply throwing their support behind a democratic agenda, adding…

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ICWJ Board Member Rev. Curt Anderson writes for Huffington Post about Christian scriptures’ concern for workers

Today the Huffington Post published an essay by ICWJ board member Rev. Curt Anderson of First Congregational Church about how Christians are called by scripture to be advocates for working people. To read the entire articles, please click here.

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Update on Living Wage Certification Project

This spring, the ICWJ will continue its work on the Living Wage Certification Project. This project will allow ICWJ to interview, certify, and publicize local businesses and restaurants that pay their workers a living wage and engage in fair labor practices. Through this project, the ICWJ hopes to encourage area…

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