Founded in 1979, CATA is non-profit organization focused on organizing and empowering the immigrant community as they fight for justice for themselves, their families and their communities.

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CATA Statement on the Proposed Farm Workforce Modernization Act (H.R. 5038)

On November 12, 2019, H.R. 5038 – The Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 was introduced by Representative Zoe Lofgren of California. After conversations with CATA members, CATA has decidedRead More >

CATA is Hiring an Organizer in New Jersey

CATA – The Farmworker Support Committee is seeking a part-time Community Organizer at 15-20 hours/week. The Community Organizer will primarily focus on health and safety education and workplace organizing with migrantRead More >

Tweet NJ Gov. Murphy TODAY. NJ Lawmakers Are Leaving Farmworkers Behind!

Unfortunately, the NJ Legislature passed a $15 minimum wage bill that fails farmworkers. The Governor has promised to sign the bill on Monday. We need to ask him to wait andRead More >

Call NJ Senator Sweeney and Demand Justice for Farmworkers!

New Jersey Farmworkers need your support! New Jersey’s Governor and legislative leaders have reached a “deal” to raise the minimum wage in NJ to $15 an hour, but not forRead More >

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