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Damayan Migrant Workers Association

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THE STORY:

People don’t often think of New York City as a place where modern-day slavery happens. But labor and human trafficking could be happening right in your neighborhood. Damayan member Jing was trafficked to the US and labored as a domestic worker in her trafficker's household in Staten Island, where she was forced to work for about less than $10 a day with no day off.

Damayan organizes and assists trafficked workers such as Jing, and all Filipino im/migrant workers to fight for their rights and hold traffickers accountable. Damayan is a grassroots, workers' organization based in New York and led by Filipino women domestic workers. Our mission is to educate, organize and mobilize low wage Filipino workers to fight for their labor, health, gender and im/migration rights; to contribute to the building of the domestic workers movement for fair labor standards, dignity and justice; and to build workers’ power and solidarity towards economic and social justice. Read more about Jing and Damayan's anti-trafficking work here and visit our website.

Help us raise $10k over #20DaysOfGiving beginning on #GivingTuesday and ending on December 20!

$50

MONEY RAISED
  • Daniel Gross

    $50

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1% Raised of $10,000 Goal

The Team: $1,816 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

DAMAYAN MIGRANT WORKERS ASSOCIATION

Amount Raised

$1,666

 

17% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Riya Ortiz

Amount Raised

$100

Fundraiser Title

leah obias

Amount Raised

$50

 

1% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Sanjay Pinto

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

Daniel Gross

Daniel Gross

DONATION: $50

A powerful workers' organization that inspires all of labor. 2 years ago