Maquila worker’s rights

Cittac is an excellent organization in Tijuana that fights hard for worker’s rights.  They’re having a very affordable fundraiser on Aug. 8:

Pam and Ken Barratt

Invite you to

A FUNDRAISING DINNER

August 8, 2008

6:00 PM at

2961 Caminito Niguel, San Diego 92117

The food will be prepared by maquiladora workers. Following dinner, there will be an informative presentation by activist representatives of

Information Center for Working Women and Men (CITTAC):

ANTONIA ARIAS

The San Diego Maquiladora Workers’ Solidarity Network (SDMWSN):

ENRIQUE DÁVALOS and CLAUDIA ELÍAS

Their talk will focus on the difficulties that Tijuana maquiladora workers face as they attempt to organize for better wages and working conditions; and how they are supported by the Tijuana organization:

CITTAC – Centro de Información para Trabajadoras y Trabajadores, AC

(Information Center for Working Women and Men)

The cover charge for the dinner is:

$25.00 for Individual and $40.00 per couple

RSVP by August 5

Contact Pam or Ken at (858) 246-7177 or E-mail: pbarratt@qbl.org. The proceeds from this fundraising dinner will go directly to CITTAC. Please make your check payable to SDMWSN which is a 501(C)(3). This will make your contribution tax-deductible.


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Pam and Ken Barratt

Le invitan a:

NOCHE de CENA y ACTIVISMO

8 de Agosto, 2008

6:00 PM en

2961 Caminito Niguel, San Diego 92117

La comida será preparada por compañeras trabajadoras/activistas de la maquila. Después de las cena habrá una presentación de activistas:

Information Center for Working Women and Men (CITTAC):

ANTONIA ARIAS

The San Diego Maquiladora Workers’ Solidarity Network (SDMWSN):

ENRIQUE DÁVALOS and CLAUDIA ELÍAS

Su plática será acerca de las dificultades que enfrentan los y las trabajadoras de las nmaquilas en Tijuana para su organización por mejores salarios y condiciones laborales y de cómo son apoyadas por la organización de Tijuana:

CITTAC – Centro de Información para Trabajadoras y Trabajadores, AC

El precio de la cena es:

$25.00 por persona y $40.00 por pareja

Favor de responder antes del 5 de Agosto

Contacte Pam or Ken al (858) 246-7177 o E-mail: pbarratt@qbl.org. Lo recaudado en esta cena irá directamente a CITTAC. Favor de escribir sus cheques a SDMWSN la cual es una organización sin fines del lucro (501c 3). Así su contribución será deducible de impuestos.

About Kinsee Morlan

Arts and web editor at San Diego CityBeat. Interested in art and the Tijuana/San Diego border.
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