Dear Working America member,
working families in
Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.
Click on the
link below to make a tax-deductible contribution to the
Union Community Fund's special Hurricane Relief Fund. Donations
will be targeted to meet the most critical needs among working
No drinking water. No food. No electricity. No homes to
return to. No workplaces to go back to. No schools for the
Most of us cannot imagine the devastation of Hurricane
Katrina. The hurricane left behind massive, unprecedented and
enduring needs. Immediate needs for rescue, safe drinking water,
shelter and food are staggering. The longer-term
needs—help for working families whose livelihoods were
washed away, for the injured and for survivors—are hard to
Those of us fortunate to be outside the hurricane's
path must help—and we must help now. The
AFL-CIO's Union Community Fund has established a special
Hurricane Relief Fund that will target help where it's needed
most by working families. Please click on the link
below to make
your tax-deductible contribution now:
Please give, and please give generously. We must match this
human disaster with our compassion, and match our caring with
contributions that will make a difference for traumatized
working families now and during the long rebuilding process.
Caring about each other is what makes us strong.
Let's put our values to work right now.
As an activist for working families, you take actions every
day to help improve the living standards of working people like
yourself. This is a moment when your commitment is put to the
test. Will you respond by opening your heart AND your wallet?
Please click on the link below to send your
tax-deductible contribution to this hurricane relief fund
for working families:
Please act now. And forward the
link below to urge others you know to contribute as
Thank you for doing your part for working families during
this national tragedy.
Working America, AFL-CIO
Sept. 2, 2005
P.S. Please forward this e-mail to your
co-workers, friends and family.
The Union Community
Fund—labor’s charity for working families and
communities in distress—is nonprofit 501(c)(3) public
charity. Donations to the Union Community Fund are
tax-deductible to the extent provided by