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Philadelphia Restaurant Opportunities Center

Philadelphia, PA | http://www.rocunited.org
Joined in March 2011

About Us

The Philadelphia Restaurant Opportunities Center (Philly ROC) is a restaurant workers' center that strives to improve working conditions in Philadelphia's restaurant industry.

Despite producing more than $1.7 trillion in revenue each year, the United States restaurant industry is less than 1% unionized. Thus leaving workers vulnerable to abuse and exploitation. Through participatory research and policy work, employer engagement, workplace justice campaigns, and membership and leadership development ROC has become a powerful vehicle for restaurant workers to lift their collective voice on issues affecting low-wage workers.

The Philadelphia Restaurant Opportunities Center (Philly ROC) is a restaurant workers' center that strives to improve working conditions in Philadelphia's restaurant industry.

Despite producing more than $1.7 trillion in revenue each…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Volunteering
  • Women

Location

  • Philadelphia, PA

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