Keep Me in the Loop!

Join "La Causa!" Employment opportunities with Cesar Chavez's Farm Workers Movement.

Historical Projects Volunteer

The United Farm Workers offers opportunities to members of the community interested in volunteering in person and/or on-line.

Volunteering is a great way to support the Farm Workers Movement and promote the legacy while learning and serving. It can also provide experience for a career you may be considering as well as an appreciable quality to resumes!

The UFW Historical Projects Department is looking for interns/volunteers to:

  • Sort and catalog past campaign documents for archives
  • View and catalog UFW video tapes from the 1990s
  • Sort and catalog duplicates of historical materials for various institutions
  • Take photos of awards, proclamations, and other artifacts then draft titles
  • Transcribe handwritten historical documents into searchable typed format
  • Data entry of UFW full-time volunteer lists 1970s to 2000

On-site interns and volunteers must be fully vaccinated against covid-19 or provide a medical or religious exemption form; wear a mask when indoors; maintain social distancing; and take a temperature test before starting work. Those working on-line remote must be willing to use zoom and google drive programs. Training and supervision are provided.

For more information, please send a cover letter about your interest and a copy of your resume to recruiter@ufw.org.