Empowering Communities for Social Justice

Catalyzing Grassroots Movements and Driving Equitable Change

Empowering Communities for Social Justice

Catalyzing Grassroots Movements and Driving Equitable Change

WHAT WE DO

The Dolores Huerta Foundation passionately advocates for social justice, focusing on empowering marginalized communities through grassroots organizing, civic engagement, and education initiatives. By championing the rights of underrepresented populations, we strive to create a more equitable and inclusive society for all.

GET OUT THE VOTE

The Dolores Huerta Foundation is dedicated to Get Out the Vote initiatives, actively engaging and empowering underrepresented and underresourced communities to exercise their democratic rights through voting. Through education and outreach, we work tirelessly to ensure every voice is heard, amplifying the political influence of historically marginalized people. Get engaged and involved!

Who We Are

Building Communities for Social Justice and Equality

We are a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to inspiring and organizing communities to pursue social justice. Through our grassroots organizing work focused on Civic Engagement, Education Equity, Health and Safety, and LGBTQIA+ Equality, we empower individuals to implement community-driven solutions for a more equitable society.

Dolores Huerta

THE FEMINIST SEED IS PLANTED

Dolores Huerta, a labor leader and civil rights activist, co-founded the United Farm Workers union alongside Cesar Chavez, shaping the course of labor history in the United States. A tireless advocate for farmworkers’ rights, she was pivotal in securing improved working conditions and fair wages for agricultural laborers. Dolores Huerta’s enduring legacy extends beyond labor activism, encompassing her commitment to social justice, feminism, and grassroots organizing through the work of the Dolores Huerta Foundation.

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Support DHF’s Grassroots Mission for Social Justice and Equality

Impact On Our Community

Our movement-building addresses the harmful and discriminatory practices and abuses faced by marginalized individuals and families. Through a multi-pronged approach, we’ve been instrumental in grassroots organizing for local and state legislation.

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Years of Impact

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Impact on Our Community

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Events

Dancing with Dolores 2023

Join us for a magical evening celebrating Dolores Huerta’s 93rd birthday and her honorary and her honorary degree of Doctor of…