Please Give: Matching Pledge Drive

This year we have a special opportunity. A long-time member has pledged to match the total we are able to raise this year with a donation of up to $50,000. He pledges to do this for the next 5 years.

“I see that NMASS is doing what few groups dare to do–give workers a fighting chance to have a livelihood, to have a life, instead of being reduced to victims begging not to be deported or evicted.”

Please help us meet this target this year! The more NMASS can become a truly self-sustaining grassroots organization, the more we can  build our organizing.

Learn more and make a donation at our dedicated fundraising site >>

Contact Your Senator about the SWEAT Bill!

From the Justice Will Be Served Campaign:

The SWEAT Bill (NYS A628/S579) is in the NYS Senate Judiciary Committee. Let’s get the committee to approve the bill! This is the first step before the bill can be passed by the NYS Senate.

Call the Senate switchboard and ask for your representative:


Call key NYS Senators:

Senator John J. Bonacic

Head of Judiciary Committee


Senator Jeffrey D. Klein
Senator John J. Flanagan  

Your call can make a difference! Here’s a sample of what you can say:


Weds., 2/22: JWBS Monthly Picket @ Manhattan Valley Restaurant

We invite everyone:

  • Join the monthly picket at Indus Valley, 2636 Broadway (100 St.) –  Wednesday, 2/22, at 5:30 p.m.
  • Boycott the Singhs’ businesses, including the Bergdorf Goodman employee cafeteria, the Dakota Bar, Columbus Gourmet Deli, Manhattan Valley and City Market Café
  • Call on your state elected officials and Governor Cuomo to pass the SWEAT bill (Securing Wages Earned Against Theft) to make the labor law enforceable
  • Let us know what you think and how you can help!