Equity. Economy. Environment.

42 Messages

Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
May 13, 2020 at 5:34 PM

🚨Sign this Petition to Help Essential Workers

Friend, sign the petition: Tell Governor Cuomo to Protect Essential Workers and issue a New York Health and Essential Rights Act Sign the Petition Essential workers are putting their lives on the line every day d…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
May 13, 2020 at 5:33 PM

🚨Sign this Petition to Help Essential Workers

John, sign the petition: Tell Governor Cuomo to Protect Essential Workers and issue a New York Health and Essential Rights Act Sign the Petition Essential workers are putting their lives on the line every day dur…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
May 8, 2020 at 3:47 PM

☀️You’re Invited: Digital Rally for a #NewYorkHERO

RSVP   John -   We must do more to protect the 2.2 million essential workers in New York in order to prevent more unnecessary deaths and a second surge of COVID-19 in already …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
May 8, 2020 at 3:47 PM

☀️You’re Invited: Digital Rally for a #NewYorkHERO

RSVP   Friend -   We must do more to protect the 2.2 million essential workers in New York in order to prevent more unnecessary deaths and a second surge of COVID-19 in alread…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
April 16, 2020 at 6:51 PM

You're Invited: NYC Climate and Community Stimulus Digital Forum

Dear Friend, We are in the midst of a global health crisis. The economy is currently collapsing, and we have already seen widespread job loss and trauma for many people that will continue to grow. There is no time to sit and wait. Climate solutions will create direct opportun…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
April 7, 2020 at 5:38 PM

The New York State Budget Fails Working People and our Environment. Here’s how you can fight back.

Dear John, The coronavirus crisis has put into sharp relief the inequalities entrenched in our communities and our state government has an opportunity to make sure our most vulnerable New Yorkers are not left behind. Instead, Governor Cuomo and legislators in Albany passed a …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
April 7, 2020 at 5:37 PM

The New York State Budget Fails Working People and our Environment. Here’s how you can fight back.

Dear Friend, The coronavirus crisis has put into sharp relief the inequalities entrenched in our communities and our state government has an opportunity to make sure our most vulnerable New Yorkers are not left behind. Instead, Governor Cuomo and legislators in Albany passed …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 6:56 PM

Take Action TODAY - Tell Governor Cuomo: Tax the Wealthiest New Yorkers and NO to Medicaid Cuts

Dear Friend, The coronavirus crisis has shown that our country fails to adequately protect the health and economic well-being of working families. This moment calls for us to reassess our priorities as a state and put the needs of our communities before the profits of billion…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 6:56 PM

Take Action TODAY - Tell Governor Cuomo: Tax the Wealthiest New Yorkers and NO to Medicaid Cuts

Dear John, The coronavirus crisis has shown that our country fails to adequately protect the health and economic well-being of working families. This moment calls for us to reassess our priorities as a state and put the needs of our communities before the profits of billionai…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
March 20, 2020 at 4:13 PM

In the Face of COVID-19, Governor Cuomo and State Leaders Must Protect All Workers, and Take Action Now to Build a New Economy

Dear John, New Yorkers are living in a state of emergency right now as the coronavirus rapidly spreads. As I am writing this, the number of confirmed cases has reached the thousands in New York State, and this public health crisis is now resulting in an equally dire economic c…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
March 20, 2020 at 4:13 PM

In the Face of COVID-19, Governor Cuomo and State Leaders Must Protect All Workers, and Take Action Now to Build a New Economy

Dear Friend, New Yorkers are living in a state of emergency right now as the coronavirus rapidly spreads. As I am writing this, the number of confirmed cases has reached the thousands in New York State, and this public health crisis is now resulting in an equally dire economic…
Chio Valerio-Gonzalez · [email protected]
February 11, 2020 at 10:16 PM

March to #BreakUpAmazon this Valentine’s Day

Dear John, Valentine’s Day marks the 1 year anniversary of Amazon's decision to cancel HQ2 in the face of workers and communities standing up to their attempts to bully our neighborhoods. But Amazon desperately wants to be here in New York City, and is continuing to expand by…
Chio Valerio-Gonzalez · [email protected]
February 11, 2020 at 10:16 PM

March to #BreakUpAmazon this Valentine’s Day

Dear Friend, Valentine’s Day marks the 1 year anniversary of Amazon's decision to cancel HQ2 in the face of workers and communities standing up to their attempts to bully our neighborhoods. But Amazon desperately wants to be here in New York City, and is continuing to expand …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
January 3, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Welcome to the New Decade

Dear John, As we move into 2020, we are proud to reflect on last year’s major victories, including stopping corporate overreach and winning pathbreaking climate action policies for the city and state. These victories are the culmination of the deep work done year after year to…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
January 3, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Welcome to the New Decade

Dear Friend, As we move into 2020, we are proud to reflect on last year’s major victories, including stopping corporate overreach and winning pathbreaking climate action policies for the city and state. These victories are the culmination of the deep work done year after year …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
December 20, 2019 at 4:01 PM

Happy Holidays from ALIGN

Dear Friend,   In this time of reflection and coming together with friends and family, we at ALIGN would like to wish you a happy holiday and start to the new year. This year has been filled with important moments for us as an organizati…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
December 20, 2019 at 4:00 PM

Happy Holidays from ALIGN

Dear John,   In this time of reflection and coming together with friends and family, we at ALIGN would like to wish you a happy holiday and start to the new year. This year has been filled with important moments for us as an organization…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
December 15, 2019 at 1:03 AM

Twelve Big Victories in 2019

Dear Friend,   In celebration of the end of 2019, we are proud to share ALIGN’s 12 big victories that were only possible because of supporters like you.    In honor of those 12 victories, we need 12 more sustainers before the end of this y…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
December 15, 2019 at 1:03 AM

Twelve Big Victories in 2019

Dear John,   In celebration of the end of 2019, we are proud to share ALIGN’s 12 big victories that were only possible because of supporters like you.    In honor of those 12 victories, we need 12 more sustainers before the end of this yea…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
December 3, 2019 at 9:02 PM

Make ALIGN part of your #GivingTuesday

Dear John, Every day, ALIGN works to address the root causes of economic injustice by forging strategic coalitions, shaping the public debate through strategic communications, and developing policy solutions that make an impact. And on this Giving Tuesday, we ask our friends …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
December 3, 2019 at 9:02 PM

Make ALIGN part of your #GivingTuesday

Dear Friend, Every day, ALIGN works to address the root causes of economic injustice by forging strategic coalitions, shaping the public debate through strategic communications, and developing policy solutions that make an impact. And on this Giving Tuesday, we ask our friend…
Daisy Chung · [email protected]
November 26, 2019 at 7:41 PM

March on Amazon this Cyber Monday!

Friend,   In case you missed it last night, Amazon workers and supporters rallied at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse to protest horrific working conditions. Over 600 workers signed petitions demanding some basic relief from their backbrea…
Daisy Chung · [email protected]
November 26, 2019 at 7:41 PM

March on Amazon this Cyber Monday!

John,   In case you missed it last night, Amazon workers and supporters rallied at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse to protest horrific working conditions. Over 600 workers signed petitions demanding some basic relief from their backbreaki…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
November 14, 2019 at 8:02 PM

Another win to transform our economy

ALIGN in Action Fall 2019 Transforming our economy for workers, communities and our planet A game changing victory for sanitation workers and environmental justice in NYC!   Last month, we won a …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
November 14, 2019 at 8:02 PM

Another win to transform our economy

ALIGN in Action Fall 2019 Transforming our economy for workers, communities and our planet A game changing victory for sanitation workers and environmental justice in NYC!   Last month, we won a …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
October 30, 2019 at 8:10 PM

We did it. City Council votes to transform the private waste industry.

Dear Friend, Today we accomplished what for many was considered an impossible task. Reforming the commercial waste industry means that we are valuing people over profits. Intro 1574-A protects the safety and dignity of private sanitation workers, reduces greenhouse emissions, …
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
October 30, 2019 at 8:09 PM

We did it. City Council votes to transform the private waste industry.

Dear John, Today we accomplished what for many was considered an impossible task. Reforming the commercial waste industry means that we are valuing people over profits. Intro 1574-A protects the safety and dignity of private sanitation workers, reduces greenhouse emissions, ma…
Chio · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 9:05 PM

This Thursday at 11am, It’s #TimeToTalkTrash

Dear John, This Thursday October 3rd at 11am, we’re hosting a conversation on Twitter along with the whole #DontTrashNYC coalition about transforming the private trash hauling industry here in New York City with a bill that’s before City Council right now.   Follow the #DontT…
Chio · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 9:04 PM

This Thursday at 11am, It’s #TimeToTalkTrash

Dear Friend, This Thursday October 3rd at 11am, we’re hosting a conversation on Twitter along with the whole #DontTrashNYC coalition about transforming the private trash hauling industry here in New York City with a bill that’s before City Council right now.   Follow the #Don…
[email protected] · [email protected]
September 19, 2019 at 7:28 PM

What ALIGN’s doing to show up for the Climate Strike

Hi Friend, The climate crisis shows up in almost every part of our lives and our economy, and ALIGN is committed to making sure that we as a city and state, as a country and the world, show up to meet the challenge of building a sustainable and just future for all our communi…
[email protected] · [email protected]
September 19, 2019 at 7:27 PM

What ALIGN’s doing to show up for the Climate Strike

Hi John, The climate crisis shows up in almost every part of our lives and our economy, and ALIGN is committed to making sure that we as a city and state, as a country and the world, show up to meet the challenge of building a sustainable and just future for all our communiti…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
August 21, 2019 at 5:05 PM

Sunrise Movement - Our Final 2019 Movement Builder

Dear Friend, ALIGN is proud to be honoring the Sunrise Movement at our upcoming 2019 Movement Builder Awards for growing a youth-led movement that has sparked national momentum on the climate crisis and catalyzed action on critical policies at the local, state, and federal le…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
August 21, 2019 at 5:05 PM

Sunrise Movement - Our Final 2019 Movement Builder

Dear John, ALIGN is proud to be honoring the Sunrise Movement at our upcoming 2019 Movement Builder Awards for growing a youth-led movement that has sparked national momentum on the climate crisis and catalyzed action on critical policies at the local, state, and federal leve…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
August 12, 2019 at 4:00 PM

2019 Movement Builder - Maurice Mitchell

Dear Friend, ALIGN is proud to be honoring Maurice Mitchell, the National Director of the Working Families Party, at our upcoming 2019 Movement Builder Awards for his years of on the ground organizing in support of racial and economic justice, as well as his leadership in gr…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
August 12, 2019 at 4:00 PM

2019 Movement Builder - Maurice Mitchell

Dear John, ALIGN is proud to be honoring Maurice Mitchell, the National Director of the Working Families Party, at our upcoming 2019 Movement Builder Awards for his years of on the ground organizing in support of racial and economic justice, as well as his leadership in grow…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
August 5, 2019 at 7:02 PM

ALIGN honors George Miranda

Dear John, ALIGN is excited to be honoring George Miranda at our upcoming 2019 Movement Builder Awards for his decades of organizing and advocacy for worker rights, immigrant rights, and environmental justice. George grew up in the South Bronx and Puerto Rico and as a youn…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
August 5, 2019 at 7:01 PM

ALIGN honors George Miranda

Dear Friend, ALIGN is excited to be honoring George Miranda at our upcoming 2019 Movement Builder Awards for his decades of organizing and advocacy for worker rights, immigrant rights, and environmental justice. George grew up in the South Bronx and Puerto Rico and as a yo…
Luis Gonzalez · [email protected]
July 26, 2019 at 3:01 PM

The Movement Builders Awards are coming!

Hey Friend, The 2019 ALIGN Movement Builders Awards are coming! This year we will be returning to the SEIU 1199 Penthouse for the occasion to be held on Thursday October 24, 2019 at 6pm. We have finalized our honorees and will begin announcements starting next week! It’s ti…
Luis Gonzalez · [email protected]
July 26, 2019 at 3:01 PM

The Movement Builders Awards are coming!

Hey John, The 2019 ALIGN Movement Builders Awards are coming! This year we will be returning to the SEIU 1199 Penthouse for the occasion to be held on Thursday October 24, 2019 at 6pm. We have finalized our honorees and will begin announcements starting next week! It’s time…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
July 18, 2019 at 4:30 PM

We just won huge on climate action, now let's win climate justice.

Hi Friend, Today is a big day. The governor just signed the nation’s most ambitious climate bill into law and, thanks to the tireless work of the New York Renews Coalition over the last four years, our state is now on a path to slash climate emissions at a massive scale. As of…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
July 18, 2019 at 4:30 PM

We just won huge on climate action, now let's win climate justice.

Hi John, Today is a big day. The governor just signed the nation’s most ambitious climate bill into law and, thanks to the tireless work of the New York Renews Coalition over the last four years, our state is now on a path to slash climate emissions at a massive scale. As of t…
Maritza Silva-Farrell · [email protected]
July 10, 2019 at 2:05 PM

Tell these hotel chains to pull out of hosting ICE raids

John, ICE is threatening mass immigration raids across the country any day now. And as we all know, immigrant detention facilities are already horrifically and catastrophically overcrowded. As a result, ICE is planning to use hotels as temporary detention for the immigrants it…