Jared Ong

  • published Phonebanking for $15 & Fairness in Events 2018-09-25 20:26:02 -0400

    Phonebanking for $15 & Fairness

    Our campaign is growing by leaps and bounds and the $15 and Fairness campaign needs your help to engage them! Join us in phoning our activists and supporters to get involved in the next phase of our campaign. 

    If you have access to a laptop or a headset with a microphone, please bring them along if possible.

    When:
    5:30pm to 8pm
    Where:
    720 Spadina Ave Unit 223

    WHEN
    October 03, 2018 at 5:30pm
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  • published Banner and sign making party in Events 2018-09-25 20:01:09 -0400

    Banner and sign making party

    Join us for a fun evening of banner and sign making! 

    The $15 and Fairness campaigns needs your help in designing and making our next wave of rally and outreach posters. All materials will be provided; we just need you to bring your best slogans and puns and lets get creative! 

    When:
    Snacks Doors open at 5:30pm and we'll design signs till 8:30pm. 
    Where: 
    720 Spadina Ave Unit 223

    WHEN
    October 02, 2018 at 5:30pm
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  • published Brampton West Doorknocking in Events 2018-09-25 19:50:01 -0400

    Brampton West Doorknocking

    Join us on Friday to go speak to members of the community about what is at stake with Bill 148!

    We will be getting petitions signed and asking community members to help us fight back against the big business backlash! Meet at Nelson Mandela Public School (10125 Chingacousy Road) at 5:30 pm.

    Call Navi at 416-837-3871 if you have any questions!

    WHEN
    September 28, 2018 at 6:30pm
    WHERE
    Nelson Mendela Public School
    10125 Chingacousy Rd
    Brampton, ON L7A 3Z6
    Canada
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  • published Fight For $15 and Fairness at Nuit Blanche! in Events 2018-09-20 20:26:24 -0400

    Fight For $15 and Fairness at Nuit Blanche!

    Tired of the artless remapping of Toronto? Together artists, workers, and activists can build an alternative: in that spirit, start your Nuit Blanche with the Fight For $15 and Fairness!

    We'll be doing street outreach outside the Spadina Museum from 7:00-8:30 PM, Saturday, Sept. 29. Join us on that night of festivities to fight for a fair deal for Ontario's workers -- and feel free to hang around afterwards to check out 
    "W-O-M-A-N," a large-scale, interactive, multi-artist installation that is created, curated and managed by women. 

    Special guest: MPP Jill Andrew, Toronto-St Paul's

    WHEN
    September 29, 2018 at 7pm
    WHERE
    Spadina Museum
    285 Spadina Rd
    Toronto, ON M5R 2V5
    Canada
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  • published North Bay Protecting our Rights Banner Relay! in Events 2018-09-19 14:35:49 -0400

    North Bay Protecting our Rights Banner Relay!

    It's a workplace banner relay! Host the Protecting our Rights in your workplace or local for a few days, talk about Decent Work rights, and help show to Doug Ford and Victor Fedeli that our new worker rights need to stay put! Take a picture and post it in the event. The starting line was September Labour Council meeting and Oct 15th, the next Labour council will the finish! Go Decent Work!

    WHEN
    September 18, 2018 at 10am - October 02, 2018 at 10am
    WHERE
    North Bay and District Labout Council
    North Bay, ON p1b 8k4
    Canada
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  • Hands Off $15: A message to Kingston's business lobby

    Join us at the Kingston Chamber of Commerce's Expo for a picket and rally to send a clear message that we oppose poverty wages and bad jobs in Kingston.

    The Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce is lobbying the provincial government to cancel the $15 minimum wage, repeal paid personal emergency leave, eliminate equal pay for equal work, and weaken our rights at work. Let's send them a clear message!

    WHEN
    September 28, 2018 at 5pm
    WHERE
    Portsmouth Olympic Harbour
    55 Yonge St
    Kingston, ON K7M 1E5
    Canada
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  • published Fight for $15 Activist Mondays in Events 2018-09-19 14:21:26 -0400

    Fight for $15 Activist Mondays

    Join us every Monday to Fight for $15 and Fairness!

    While of our campaign spends much of its time on the streets, so much work needs to get done behind the scenes to make our outreach activities possible. 

    Whether it's data entry, following up with our supporters, or preparing materials for the coming week's activities, our movement is only possible with the support of every day workers and activists like you. 

    We are weeks away from winning $15 and Fairness. But we need your help now more than ever. Drop in anytime between 3pm to 7pm every Monday and help make decent work a reality for all workers in Ontario. 

    When:
    Every Monday afternoon between 3pm to 7pm
    Where:
    720 Spadina Avenue, Unit 206

    WHEN
    October 01, 2018 at 3pm
    WHERE
    720 Spadina Avenue
    720 Spadina Ave
    223
    Toronto, ON M5S 2T9
    Canada
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  • published Defend $15 & Fairness - Transit outreach in Events 2018-09-14 17:58:25 -0400

    Defend $15 & Fairness - Transit outreach

    The West Toronto chapter of the Fight for $15 and Fairness is organizing an outreach canvass for morning commuters on Bloor subway line. This is a great way to bring the $15 and Fairness message of decent work to tons of people. 

    We will be canvassing at four stations: Dundas West Station, Dufferin Station, Spadina Station, Ossington station. If you would like to volunteer to canvass at another station email davidmobush@gmail.com

    WHEN
    September 27, 2018 at 7:30am
    WHERE
    Spadina / Dufferin / Dundas West TTC stations
    Toronto, ON
    Canada
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  • Laurier Social Justice Forum: Community Organizer Workshop

    Interested in becoming a community organizer? Want to learn how to fight for stronger workerplace rights and protections? Join organizers from the $15 and Fairness campaign on Wednesday Sept 26th at lunch at the Laurier Brantford student centre for workshops on community organizing and getting your voices heard by Members of Provincial Parliament. 

    All are welcome, lunch provided for participants!

    When:
    11:00 - 12:30: Building your base: Canvassing and Outreach 
    12:30 - 1:00: Lunch
    1:00 - 2:30: Turning up the heat: Influencing Members of Provincial Parliament

    Where:
    Student Centre, Multipurpose room 
    103 Darling St, Brantford, N3T 2K8
    Google map: https://goo.gl/maps/ECGUrpzVbB22

    WHEN
    September 26, 2018 at 11am
    WHERE
    Laurier Brantford Student Centre
    103 Darling St
    Multipurpose room
    Brantford, ON N3T 2K8
    Canada
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  • published Newmarket Farmers' Market $15 & Fairness Blitz in Events 2018-09-12 17:23:23 -0400

    Newmarket Farmers' Market $15 & Fairness Blitz

    A $15 minimum wage is coming on January 1st 2019. 66% of Ontario's want a $15 minimum wage and we are ready and organized to defend the rights that we won, and push for more. 

    Join us between 11:30 am and 12:30 pm at the Newmarket Farmers' Market to collect signatures on our $15 & Fairness petition to remind our elected representatives that we expect them to be decent work champions! 

    The Farmers' Market is located at the Newmarket Riverwalk Commons: the corner of Doug Duncan Drive and Timothy Street. We will meet at the southwest corner. 

    Text Pam at 416-578-3472 if you need more info on the day. Hope to see you there!

    WHEN
    September 29, 2018 at 11:30am
    WHERE
    Newmarket Main St. Farmers' Market 200 Doug Duncan Dr., Newmarket, Ontario
    538 Timothy St
    Newmarket, ON L3Y
    Canada
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