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NASW-CA Makes Donation to United Farm Workers

NASW-CA Makes Donation to United Farm Workers


Arturo Rodriguez, MSW, United Farm Workers President and NASW-CA Executive Director Janlee Wong

NASW-CA recently made a $15,000 donation to the United Farm Workers. The donation was made in support of the UFW plan to develop a Farm Workers Center in Salinas.



Guest Editorial: President of Stonewall Democratic Club of Greater Sacramento

President’s Speech: 4 Freedoms Annual Awards Dinner & Gala

By Jann Dorothy, President, Stonewall Democratic Club of Greater Sacramento

When we met for this celebratory event one year ago as the presidential campaign was in full stride, none of us imagined the horror that would descend upon us on November 8 when the unthinkable happened. ..Read More…

Special Screening of Documentary “El Canto Del Colibrí”


By Lainey Sevillano, Membership Coordinator

NASW-CA Region G collaborated with California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Department of Social Work’s Docs and Talks Committee to host a special screening of the documentary, El Canto Del Colibrí. 

The film’s director, Marco Castro-Bojorquez describes the film as “a story of Latino fathers dealing with issues of immigration, ..Read More…

Scenes from the Social Workers for Social Justice Conference





By Shantel Vachani, JD, MSW, NASW-USC Unit Chair

On behalf of the NASW USC unit, a local unit within NASWCA Region I that represents students, staff, faculty and alumni affiliated with USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, we would like to ..Read More…

School of Social Work Declares Intent to Change Admissions Status

The School of Social Work at Chico State is in process of changing admissions status.

If approved by the Chancellor’s Office approves this, impaction will be effective starting the 2018-2019 academic year for first-year applicants.



Looking for a way to celebrate American democracy on Inauguration Day?

Join fellow Social Workers in welcoming President Obama and his family to the Coachella Valley and thanking them for their service.

The Obamas arrive at the Palm Springs Airport Friday afternoon at 2:30pm. We will be there (corner of Ramon and Autry) with ..Read More…