Entries by Ymorales

What is Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an illness that affects your breathing and lungs. The first case was found in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. There are thousands of confirmed cases in China and globally, including here in the U.S. The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.* Fever Cough Shortness of breath How does it spread? […]

Thursday, April 30th General Membership Meetings

Reminder, UNITE HERE Local 100 will hold its General Membership Meetings Thursday, April 30th at 9:30 am, 3:30 pm, and 5:00 pm at the Local 100 office 275 7th Ave, 16th floor, NYC (between 25th and 26th Streets). Please make an effort to attend. Your participation is important.

Citizenship Clinic

DO YOU WANT TO APPLY FOR CITIZENSHIP?                  ¿Quiere aplicar para la ciudadanía? Citizenship Information and Eligibility / Información de Elegibilidad y Ciudadanía. UNITE HERE Local 100 holds free monthly Citizenship clinics with an immigration lawyer. The next Citizenship clinic will be held on Monday, March 30th at 10:00 a.m […]

29 airline catering workers serving American Airlines take arrest at JFK Airport

For Immediate Release: February 14, 2020 Contact: Alyssia Osorio aosorio@unitehere.org (917) 769-8984 Yimelka Morales ymorales@100.unitehere.org (917)561-7504   Protests were part of national day of action calling on airlines to take action to end poverty and unaffordable health care in the airline catering industry   New York, NY— 29 were arrested while hundreds allies at JFK […]

Our National Day of Action on February 14 at JFK !

  Our National Day of Action on February 14! On February 14, we elevated our call to American, Delta, and United Airlines. We demonstrated, leafleted, fasted, did civil disobedience, rallied, and made sure that our voices were heard. Our message was loud and clear: one job should be enough for airline catering workers to earn […]

Hundreds of airline catering workers serving American Airlines to protest at JFK airport on February 14

For Immediate Release February 10, 2020 Yimelka Morales 917-561-7504 ymorales@100.unitehere.org .   Workers will participate in civil disobedience as a part of a national day of action calling on airlines to take action to end poverty and unaffordable health care in the airline catering industry   WHO: UNITE HERE Local 100 represented airline catering workers […]