Arise Chicago partners with workers and faith communities to fight workplace injustice through education and organizing and advocating for public policy changes.
Chicago Office Of Labor Standards Passes Workforce Committee Workers Clear Final Hurdle before full Council Vote
Join Arise Chicago at our 10th-anniversary Faith-Labor-Action Breakfast! 2018 Faith-Labor-Action BreakfastTuesday, November 20th Social: 7:30am | Breakfast: 8:00am | Program: 8:30amOperating Engineers Local 399 Hall2260 S. Grove Avenue, Chicago(one-half block west of Canal and one block south of Cermak – free parking)
Arise organizers observed a disturbing trend in long-term negative impacts on workers and their families after a worker was injured on the job. In addition to living with long-term or permanent pain, members shared other physical and mental health issues, as well as financial difficulties, and strain on family relationships.