Coalition launches new fund to help immigrant farmworkers

A new program will help immigrant farm workers recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 virus. (The Enterprise/Yadira Lopez)

VALE - A statewide coalition of organizations is rolling out a fund to help immigrant Oregonian workers who have lost wages due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Oregon Worker Relief Fund targets workers who don’t qualify for federal unemployment or other federal relief.

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