Sherman Heights Community Center 2250 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92102 2nd Floor, Ballroom Thursday, December 7, 2017 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM What to expect: Dinner, Adult Beverages, Presentation, and Dancing! Free Street Parking is available.  Event is wheelchair accessible. Silent Auction ends at 9PM.  Highest bidders do not need to be present to win. **Celebrating Immigrant Worker Organizing** Purchase Tickets/ Become a Sponsor  

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IS YOUR BOSS STEALING YOUR WAGES? Come and learn about California’s and San Diego’s minimum wage, earned sick leave and other types of laws about your wages. SU JEFE LE ESTA ROBANDO SU SALARIO? Venga a aprender acerca del salario minimo de California y San Diego, ausencia medica pagada y otras leyes sobre su salario.

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San Diego’s urban community of City Heights, despite possessing a vibrancy and diversity that sets it apart from other neighborhoods, has an unemployment rate nearly four times the national average. As a response to their conditions, many of the residents of this community—who also happen to be immigrants—have created employment opportunities for themselves by entering the informal economy as street food vendors. While the majority of these vendors are temporary immigrant workers, a sizable group is composed of permanent members of the community with strong ties to it.

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