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Organizing Guide

The Emergency Workplace Organizing Committee’s Organizing Guide is a summary of the key concepts we cover in our training series. It’s not a standalone manual, but it’s a useful guide for you and your coworkers to learn how to start organizing at your workplace.

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Organizer Training

EWOC's six-part training series will take you from a new workplace organizer to a powerful force for your coworkers. We’ll guide you through everything you need to know, including how to connect with your coworkers, determining your demands, and what to expect from your boss when they push back.

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Workplace Campaign Petitions

Petitions are your opportunity to present your narrative, demands, and a demonstration of the power you can bring to bear in your campaign in the form of signatures. Learn the dos and don'ts of gathering signatures and get some sample petitions to get started.

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Organizing Basics

Workers are fighting for and winning personal protective equipment (PPE), additional sick leave, hazard pay, and even forcing their employers to temporarily shut down until it’s safe to return. See these steps for organizing your workplace and talk with an organizer about making a plan.

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Workplace Flyers

These flyers are suitable for canvassing, tabling, or passing out to your friends, family, and coworkers outside the workplace.

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Wallet Cards

These business card–sized cards are designed to fit in any standard wallet and are perfect for handing out to anyone who is interested in organizing their workplace but doesn't know where to start.