WFW IA teams up with UNI Proud to organize Stop the bullies: Vigil for KennethJ. Weishuhn, Jr. See coverage here.
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WCF Courier Highlights Working Families Win Iowa Community Garden!
Working Families Win Iowa fights to stop academic cuts at the University of Northern Iowa.
Working Families Win Iowa organizes a memorial service for cut academic programs. Read the coverage in the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, ABC Channel 9 News or the Cedar Falls Patch.
Working Families Win Iowa organizer Chris Schwartz talks to The Northern Iowan about the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for Iowa's youth.
Working Families Win Iowa talks job creation with Congressman Loebsack.
Working Families Win Iowa organizes Town Hall Meeting on the Future of Social Security. Click here to see coverage of this successful event!
Working Families Win organizer Chris Schwartz gives statement on the death of Osama Bin Laden.
On the 1st Anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Working Families Win Iowa leaders joined with small businesses and other allies to ring attention to the Act's success. Click here to see the news coverage of this event.
Working Families Win Iowa travels north to support Wisconsin's working families!
A delegation of Working Families Win Iowa voluteers rallied to show solidarity with the struggle of workers in Wisconsin, who are fighting to keep their right to collective bargaining.
WFW Iowa Plants Seeds With Community Garden
Check out the slide show of the garden below!
So far, 23 plots totaling about a half-acre are being worked by residents of Waterloo and Cedar Falls. WFW organizer Chris Schwartz is hoping that by bringing people together in the garden, pride and stability will endure in the neighborhood. Aside from the obvious benefits of harvesting fresh fruits and vegetables, the small garden is helping to stimulate conversation about the community.