Springfield Movie Night Fundraiser

RSVP Friday, May 21st – FUNdraiser! Join Springfield Jobs with Justice for an outdoor evening of family fun and movie night benefiting Missouri Jobs with Justice. While you do not have to RSVP to join our FUNdraiser – doing so helps us prep and make sure we have everything set up for a great night. […]

Eyemart Express Working to Unionize in Springfield

This summer, IUE-CWA reached out to the Springfield-Ozarks Workers’ Rights Board to support Eyemart Express workers who wanted to unionize in the face of intense union-busting. While this is a small shop, its national headquarters was sending five managers each week to have mandatory anti-union meetings. Not only were they dealing with union-busting, but they […]

A Win Against Predatory Lending in Springfield

Building off years of coalition-building and organizing, the Springfield-Ozarks’ Workers’ Rights Board and member organization Missouri Faith Voices successfully lobbied the Springfield City Council to pass an ordinance to regulate predatory payday lenders who operate in Springfield city limits. For months, City Council stalled on this important issue with some members parroting back payday loan […]