Cleveland Jobs with Justice
20525 Center Ridge Road, Suite 700
Rocky River, Ohio 44116
440-333-7007 Fax: 440-333-1491
copyright (c) 2008 - 2017
All photos copyrighted by Deb Kline 2007-2017 (c)
Cleveland Jobs with Justice is a coalition of labor, faith and community
organizations working together to promote workers' rights in the
Cleveland area through collective action.
What we do .....
Cleveland Jobs with Justice fights for working people. It's that
Whether it means rallying to support workers facing anti-union
harassment from their employer, or joining allies to protect important
public safety net programs like Medicaid, Cleveland Jobs with Justice
is about SOLIDARITY.
When more of us start standing together, we can all start winning. By
engaging with our allies and friends on a broad range of issues and
campaigns, Cleveland Jobs with Justice pushes for militant action in
the fight to protect working people, the services they need, and the
rights they fought hard to win. At Cleveland Jobs with Justice we
believe that sometimes you have to stand up, and sometimes you
have to sit down, to win justice and dignity for working people.
Cleveland Jobs with Justice is an action oriented organization working
for social change. Traditionally, our work relates to a few different
We fight for Economic Justice for all workers. We believe everyone
deserves to make a decent living wage and working people should not
be living in poverty.
We believe in Comprehensive Immigration Reform. We support
local, statewide, and national campaigns to protect all workers and
the efforts to stop deportations until reforms are passed in congress.
We support Workers Rights, their right to organize in the workplace
and collective bargaining. We advocate for legislation that supports
this right. We also bring people together in local union fights where
our collective strength is beneficial to a local union.
We believe in FairTrade not free trade. We believe in the rights of
workers not corporations in the global economy.
American Federation of State, County, Municipal Employees Local 3360 - AFSCME
American Federation of State, County, Municipal Employees Council 8 - AFSCME
American Postal Workers Union Local 72 - APWU
AFSCME Retiree Chapter 1184 /Cuy. Cnty Subchapter
Amalgamated Transit Union Local 268 - ATU
Americans for Democratic Action - ADA
Baker, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Local 19 - BCT&GM
Chicago and Midwest Joint Regional Board
Cleveland AFL-CIO Retiree Council
Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council
Cleveland Federation of Musicians Local 4 - CFM
Cleveland Peace Action
Cleveland Teachers Union Local 279- CTU
Communications Workers of America - District 4 - CWA
Communications Workers of America Local 4340 - CWA
CWA- Nat. Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians Local 42 - NABET
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 160 - IATSE
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local Local 883 - IATSE
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1377 - IBEW
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 38 - IBEW
InterReligious Task Force on Central America - IRTF
International Union of Painters & Allied Trades District Council 6 - IUPAT
Justice and Witness Ministries, United Church of Christ - UCC
Laborers Local 310
Lorain Ohio Immigrant Rights Association
Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry
Northeast Ohio Newspaper Guild, Local 1
North Shore American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations - AFL-CIO
Office and Professional Employees International Union Local 1794 - OPEIU
Ohio Association of Public School Employees - AFSCME Local 4
Pipefitters Local 120
Plumbers Local 55
Schwarzwald, McNair and Fusco
Service Employees International Union Local 1 - SEIU
Sheet Metal Workers Local 33
Single Payer Action Network (SPAN) Ohio
Sure House Baptist Church
Teamsters Local 293
Teamsters Local 407
United Food & Commercial Workers Local 880 - UFCW
United Steel Workers Local 979 - USW
United Labor Agency - ULA
Utility Workers Union of America Local 270 - UWUA
Cleveland Jobs with Justice Organizations - 2017
As the corporate world continues to tighten its hold on our political and economic culture, a voice for working people is
needed now more than ever. Cleveland Jobs with Justice is committed to being that voice for worker justice.
We engage with our allies on a wide range of issues, but these four issue areas are central to the work we do. Our
coalition partners continue their daily work around these issues reaching out throughout the community, the state and
some even nationally.
One thing we do know, when we come together our voice is too loud to ignore. In whatever campaign we engage, the
demands are the same - respect, dignity, fairness, and justice for all people. Who we are..... Membership Organizations
Various labor, community, and faith organizations in the Cuyahoga county area are officially affiliated with Cleveland
Jobs with Justice and participate on our Steering Committee. If you are an organization interested in joining our
growing list, please Connect with us. Please take a look at our organization's by-laws.
Take a look at our Immigration, Trade and Workers Rights pages to see what we're working on now. Check out all that
we have been doing since the beginning of the year on the 2014 page and join us at one of our upcoming actions our
events listed on our Take Action!