Chicago Workers Collaborative

Our Mission 

Chicago Workers Collaborative's mission is to promote the creation of stable, living wage jobs with racial and gender equity through leadership development, advocacy, direct action and community accountability.

Chicago Workers Collaborative

Chicago Workers Collaborative

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People-Driven Solutions 

Leadership & Advocacy

Build the leadership of “Alt Workers,” from temporary workers to gig workers, and advocate for worker-driven solutions to the issues they identify.

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Public Health 

Promote the health and safety of “Alt-Workers,” who are overwhelmingly disconnected from any healthcare system, by addressing the social and economic determinants of health.

Working Families Legal Clinic

Provide high-quality legal services for undocumented workers and their families.

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Community Resources

Trains community members to become local advocates and connect workers to available resources, such as rental support and other public benefits. 

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