Farmworkers Deserve Safety and Respect
Sonoma County is the front lines of climate change fueled wildfires. Every year, fires grow
bigger, more intense, and more destructive. Farmworkers face the brunt of these dangers. Every year, we
hear stories of farmworkers picking grapes for the harvest in smoke-filled skies, extreme heat, with
flames in view, and even in evacuation zones. Today, farmworkers in Sonoma County bravely make the public
call to improve their jobs and lives ahead of the wildfires. We stand in solidarity with them and support
We are asking our NBJwJ supporters and allies to join us in supporting these workers by SIGNING THIS PETITION which asks the wine industry and
our local elected officials to ensure these 5 PRIORITIES for farmworker safety are met as we face another
Click HERE for a pdf with the 5 SAFETY PRIORITIES - English
Click HERE for a pdf with the 5 SAFETY PRIORITIES - Spanish
Our Farmworker Safety Campaign has been all over the news both locally and nationally.
Check out our Multimedia page
for radio and television coverage, including the PBS Newshour, NBC Nightly News, and KRCB radio
Check out our In The News
page for several articles in print media.