In Oregon, César Chavez Day is a day of service. But that’s not the case everywhere.
There is a movement underway to change that.
Each year, Chavez’s birthday, March 31, brings out volunteers to serve their communities and learn more about the important work that Chavez accomplished in the West and around the nation. In Oregon, national service members join other citizens for various community-improvement projects. We plan to highlight them as we get details on them.
Read more: Join the movement to honor Cesar Chavez