California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation

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INFLUENCE

Political power is essential to finding long-term solutions to the problems farm workers and other low-wage laborers face. CRLAF is a trusted and respected voice representing low-income rural communities. 

 

EMPOWER

For 35+ years CRLAF has built a reputation as a trusted resource for farm workers and rural families. Empowering our communities to advocate is critical to developing long-term solutions. 

ADVOCATE

To protect the rights of low-wage workers representing large groups is the key to bringing about industry-wide improvements. By representing low-wage workers in class action litigation, CRLAF has achieved sweeping reforms in wage and hour, sexual harassment, and worker safety matters. 

04.06.2020

At its meeting on April 6, 2020, the Judicial Council adopted an emergency rule that effectively stops all evictions, other than those necessary to protect public health and safety, for the duration of the COVID-19 emergency.

The rule is applicable to all courts and to all eviction cases, whether they are based on a tenant’s missed rent payment or another reason.

This new court rule will apply until 90 days after the Governor li...

03.31.2020

Farmworkers are still out in the fields, ensuring our families have food on the table during this pandemic.

Consider making a donation today to ensure farmworkers' health and safety is protected, that they are able to get tested if they or a family member are sick, and that they receive affordable treatment and health care if they become sick. A contribution to CRLA Foundation will go directly to help farmworkers and their fam...

02.21.2020

Farmworkers often work at night harvesting crops. After years of frontline advocacy, CalOSHA has adopted new safety regulations specifying lighting requirements for night work.

12.20.2018

Today, President Donald J. Trump signed House Resolution 2, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 also known as the Farm Bill.  The signature follows an announcement made earlier today that the Administration will request comment on a proposed rule that attempts to end-run Congressional decision-making authority on the country’s most important anti-hunger program, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Pro...

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Sacramento, CA 95816

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