The purpose of the Salina Area Workers' Coalition is to explore how all workers contribute to our community and to promote the value of workers in our society.  We are a contact point for worker issues. All welcome to contact us. 

WE CAN DO BETTER--Ask  the new Economic Development Organization why they  ​still market Salina  as providing "affordable wages" (low wages)? Click here for Linkaragaph 


employment Law

We meet at 6 pm on the second Monday of each month  at the Salina Public Library. For more information call Joan Ratzlaff at 785-787-5433 or Pat Milham at 785-236-0405.

All welcome.

Reading list

Next SAWC Meeting​- Public Library

Monday, JUne 4th.  4:30 PM. Room 2


     SAWC Facebook  Site


Our Meetings


Tyson Foods- Click to Watch "Under Contract" Film or Trailer

We are concerned about the 1) low wages and 2) unfair poultry contracts.

Links and Reading 

  1. Salina Chamber Link Here!
  2. - A primer on Legislative Influence
  3. Labor Heritage Foundation- History Links and Information
  4. Workplace Professionalism
  5. Poverty and Fast Food Facts- Berkeley Labor Center
  6. Public Citizen- Link
  7. Center for Media and Democracy
  8. Citizen Koch