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TitleUSD Mass for the Farm Workers Movement
Date3.30.11
ContactLiz Harman
Contact E-mailharman, at sandiego.edu
Contact Phone(619) 260-4682
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In observance of the birthday of Cesar Chavez, the University of San Diego will hold a Mass for the Farm Workers Movement on Thursday, March 31 at 12:15 p.m. in Founders Chapel.

The Mass will honor the late labor organizer and civil rights activist, along with Philip Vera Cruz, who was a Pilipino American farm worker and co-founder of the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee, and Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers.

Co-sponsors of the Mass are AChA, ESSO, FUSO and University Ministry.

The media is welcome to attend the event.