Adam Levine is a longtime resident in the City of Ithaca. In this 2-minute video, Adam explains just WHY we need a Living Wage.
Blessed were we at the Tompkins County Workers’ Center on Tuesday to have the NYS Department of Labor Commissioner, Roberta Reardon, visit with us. (NYSDOL has been ona great move in recent years to up their game in terms of protecting worker’s rights!)
Founded in 1966 by Roy H. Park, Sr., the founder, chairman, and CEO of Park Communications, Park Foundation provides more than $18 million in grants annually for higher education, media, environment, animal welfare and human services. Of the Foundation’s decision to seek Living Wage Certification, executive director Jon Jensen notes that “While the Foundation has […]
In early 2017 a new bar opened in downtown Ithaca, New York, committed from the outset to ensure all employees a Living Wage. The Watershed (GDAM Industries, Inc.), located on Martin Luther King, Jr. Street a block off The Commons near the State Theater, is a bar and social gathering space specializing in conversational atmosphere […]
The Tompkins County Workers’ Center (TCWC), the first organization in the United States to pioneer a Certified Living Wage Employer program, is helping to launch a nationwide network of Living Wage Certifiers. The network, composed of Living Wage Certification programs from around the country that recognize employers who pay a Living Wage, significantly impacts the […]