A worker’s story

One nonprofit worker shares how organizing became a way to protect workers who had supported the mission that they felt was missing from the organization

Starbucks Workers United

Ask a Starbucks Organizer: Kylah Clay

In Boston’s Allston neighborhood, Kylah Clay, a 24-year-old barista and law student, decided to reach out to Workers United about unionizing her store last October. We spoke with Kylah as her store’s election was in-progress. When the ballots were counted, she and her coworkers had won their union in an unanimous vote.