A core commitment of the Center is to guide workers through the process of enforcing their workplace rights through advice and representation.
By changing the systems that impact low-wage workers, our accomplishments reach beyond the individual workers we assist.
Yolo Youth and Young Adult Job & Community Resource Fair
As young adults transition into the workforce, many enter not knowing their rights as workers. On March 3rd, the Center for Workers' Rights was able to attend the Yolo Youth and Young Adult Job & Community Resource...
Continuing the Fight – CWR Protects Workers in Overpayment Settlement with the EDD
On February 17th 2023 the Center for Workers’ Rights announced our successful settlement with the EDD to protect thousands of workers from having to pay back benefits they received during the height of the pandemic. The negotiation process, lasting nearly two years,...
Wage Claim Victory for Local Construction Worker
Gabriel Maldonado contacted the Center for Workers’ Rights in June of 2020. He reached out to us because for four years prior he had worked for a local construction company and had expressed concern about unpaid wages, a lack of reimbursement for materials purchased...
Wide Open Walls Brings Attention to the Struggle for Workplace Rights
Supporting our community is very important to the Center for Workers’ Rights. This weekend we stopped by a local k-8 school during a very special event in which parents and volunteers came together to beautify the campus. Murals were painted all around the campus....
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