Domestic workers are being forced to navigate this crisis alone and without a safety net. Donations to the Coronavirus Care Fund will provide emergency assistance to nannies, house cleaners and home care workers who need help right now, giving them the stability they need to stay home and be a part of the solution to this crisis.
Author: National Domestic Workers Alliance
National Domestic Workers Alliance is the leading voice for dignity and fairness for millions of domestic workers in the United States. Founded in 2007, NDWA is now powered by over 60 affiliate organizations and local chapters and by a growing membership base of nannies, house cleaners and care workers in over 20 states.
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