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Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (ROC)

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Monday
Mar
27
2017
Monday, March 27, 2017 from 4-6pm
4-6pm
Please join us for our Monthly Meeting and Know Your Rights Workshop! This month, we will hear from our ROC-MI leaders about our National Leadership Network Convening in Washington, DC and learning about anti-discrimination laws. We ask that you RSVP so that we have enough refreshments for everyone. Hope to see you there! https://www.facebook.com/events/411450975871829/
Monday
Feb
27
2017
Monday, February 27, 2017 from 5:30-7:30pm
5:30-7:30pm
ROC-MI is a non-profit organization that strives to improve working conditions for all Michigan restaurant workers. Join us for our monthly membership meeting! There will be pizza. We will also be running a "Know Your Rights" session this month on Organizing! Know your rights? Think you do? Come check it out! Non-members welcome. https://www.facebook.com/events/1253010371449771/
Thursday
Sep
15
2016
Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 5pm
5pm
The mission of the Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC) United is to improve wages and working conditions for the nation’s restaurant workforce. We are 18,000 restaurant workers, 200 high-road employers, thousands of engaged consumers united for raising restaurant industry standards.
Sunday
Mar
16
2014
Sunday, March 16, 2014 from 10am-4pm
10am-4pm
Venue:
@
COLORS
COLORS-Detroit is proud to present Just Brunch, a Sunday buffet-style brunch partnering with local non-profits to raise awareness and proceeds for Detroit causes. This Sunday, March 16th from 10am- 4pm, we are proud to present our partnership with Repair the World:Detroit. Repair the World: Detroit works to empower individuals and entire communities through Community Organizing, Jewish Service-Learning & Volunteering. Your $25 contribution includes Great Lakes Roasting Company coffee, all-you-can eat stations, and an entree. There will also be a cash bar available with mimosa and house-made bloody mary offerings.
Wednesday
Feb
26
2014
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
The Center for Community Based Enterprise (C2BE) and Colors Co-op Academy will continue with jointly sponsoring a potluck series to discuss job creation and economic development ideas for broadly empowering the people of Detroit. Participants attending January’s potluck connected with others that are building an alternative economy for a stronger Detroit. The purpose of the potlucks is to foster relationships that will enhance our various respective projects and create the possibilities for future new-economy collaborations. This could be the only reason for the potlucks. Because break bread over good conversation surrounding the work of building a new economy based on human needs is a worthy goal by itself. Some attending January's potluck mentioned we could do more at the potlucks; like show a movie relating to the new economy we are building, learn more about cooperatives, local currents, urban farms, livable wage jobs, worker-owned companies, building neighborhood assets; or reviving productive crafts and local manufacturing to name a few. Those who choose to attend February’s potluck will focus on the agenda of future potlucks. In addition to the focus on future potlucks, Lisa Stolarski will give a short presentation on the history and the deeper meaning of the cooperative movement. Richard Hillier Jobs with Justice Jobs Committee About the Potluck If you have time to cook, make your favorite dish and bring it to the potluck. If you have more money than time, stop at your favorite deli or restaurant and bring their best edibles. No time and a little money? Stop by your favorite store and pick up your favorite munchies (bag of chips, cookies or whatever). No money or time? Just bring yourself - your presence is a cherished gift.
Wednesday
Nov
13
2013
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 5-8pm
5-8pm
Venue:
@
COLORS
Restaurant Opportunities Center of Michigan is hosting a Fall Harvest event this Wednesday at COLORS downtown from 5 to 8 to update the community about our upcoming strategies. You all are invited to attend. Free food and cash bar. Please let me know if you'd like to attend!