The Guilfordian

Cesar Chavez banquet celebrates Farmworkers Awareness Week, labor

Yunah Kim, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018

“It’s ironic that those who till the soil, cultivate and harvest the fruits, vegetables and other foods that fill your tables with abundance, have nothing left for themselves,” read the quote from Cesar Chavez, a civil rights activist and labor leader who co-founded the National Farm Workers Association...

Celebrating National Farmworker Awareness

Lesley Vasquez, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015

March 24 to 31 was National Farmworker Awareness Week, where we bring attention towards those out in the fields bringing food to our tables. Hispanics United at Guilford honored those who are working in the fields this week. The events consisted of petition signings, a vigil, Salsa by the Rocks and...