Centro de Trabajadores Unidos en Lucha (CTUL)

Grantee Year: 
2015
State: 
Minnesota

CTUL is a constituent-led Worker Center organizing low-wage workers in the Twin Cities to develop leadership and educate one another, building power and leading the struggle for fair wages, fair working conditions, and a voice in the workplaces. CTUL is an organization of workers and for workers, committed to changing low-wage industry injustices by challenging the root causes of economic injustice through worker-led organizing. CTUL is currently leading 3 campaigns: Workplace Rights Defenders (“deputizing” workers to defend workplaces rights), Cleaning Campaign (fighting for fair wages and working conditions in retail cleaning), and the Fight for $15 (fighting for $15 an hour and union rights with fast food workers).

Pillars: 
Economic Justice
Racial Justice
Social Justice