One Fair Wage

Emergency Coronavirus Tipped and Service Worker Support Fund

Tipped workers and other service workers were already struggling. In this crisis, they need our help. We’re providing cash assistance to restaurant workers, car service drivers, delivery workers, personal service workers and more who need the money they aren’t getting to survive. Please help!

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Subminimum wages are growing across the American economy. For decades, more than six million tipped workers in restaurants, nail salons, hair salons car washes, airports, parking lots have received a subminimum wage as little as $2.13 an hour from their employers, forcing them to rely on tips to feed their families – and tolerate inappropriate customer behavior in order to get those tips. Now, this unjust system of replacing workers’ pay with tips is spreading to app-based delivery workers at places like InstaCart and DoorDash, and app-based drivers like Uber and Lyft. And beyond tipped workers, workers with disabilities, incarcerated workers, and teenage workers have also received subminimum wages for their labor for decades. One Fair Wage is calling for every worker in America to receive a full, fair minimum wage from their employer.

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  • Living Off Tips

    “If you are living off tips it means you are not getting a living wage. It means you are dependent upon the kindness, or generosity of strangers.”

    – Gloria Steinem
  • Living Off Tips

    “My dream has always been to give the best to my son, to be able to give him what I couldn’t have, and that he doesn’t suffer what I’ve suffered.”

    – Maria
  • Living Off Tips

    “Every two weeks we have no idea what our checks are going to be. We have no idea if we can make it month to month.”

    – Jennifer
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Press Release: One Fair Wage Campaign Launches Emergency Fund To Support Tipped Workers and Service Workers Affected by Coronavirus and Economic Downturn

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 16, 2020
CONTACT: Erin Dennis, Berlin Rosen
One Fair Wage Campaign Launches Emergency Fund To Support Tipped Workers and Service Workers Affected by Coronavirus and Economic Downturn
Organization Raising Funds to Provide Emergency Cash Assistance to Restaurant Workers, Delivery Drivers, and Other Tipped and Service Workers Impacted by Crisis
NATIONWIDE — Today the One Fair Wage campaign announces the launch of a massive online fundraising effort to support an emergency fund for tipped workers and service workers across the country suffering unprecedented economic hardship in the face...

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Women Workers Rising

Gov. Cuomo Just Announced a Raise for All Tipped Workers EXCEPT Restaurant Workers

Restaurant Workers are RISING to Demand One Fair Wage!

You Left Us Out, and Now We have to...

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