Home > Events >

You're Invited to Worksafe's 34th Anniversary Celebration!

Posted on Apr 4, 2016
Tweet This! Email This! Share This on Facebook Bookmark and Share

Envelope_graphic240x302Thursday, June 2, 2016 | 6 – 8:30 PM
David Brower Center | 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA

Hearty Hors D’Oeuvres | Hosted Bar (Beer and Wine) | Silent Auction | Live Music

Register online (more ways to register, below). Deadline for sponsorship and ads has been extended to May 13, 2016!

Please join us on June 2nd to celebrate Worksafe’s 34th Anniversary with the amazing community of supporters – that’s you! - who make our work possible. All proceeds from this event will support Worksafe's one-of-a-kind advocacy, education, and training programs.


Gail Bateson, retiring Executive Director of Worksafe - Gail Bateson has provided critical leadership as Worksafe's Executive Director over the past seven years, during which time she worked tirelessly to advance Worksafe's mission. Her countless contributions to worker health and safety over several decades reflect a unique vision and understanding of the importance of healthy and safe jobs.

The Justice at Taylor Farms Campaign - Food processing workers at Taylor Farms in Tracy, California are leading this dynamic and fearless campaign. Supported by Teamsters in California and nationwide, these workers are fighting for health, safety, and dignity on the job, in the face of ceaseless opposition and intimidation by the company.

Street Level Health Project - This year's Frances Schreiberg Award honors the dedicated leadership at Street Level Health Project for their work to develop and grow the Oakland Workers' Collective. The OWC is a unique and multifaceted project, fostering solidarity among day laborers, increasing their job preparedness, ensuring their awareness of workplace health and safety issues and rights, and providing opportunities for civic engagement.

We hope that you will support Worksafe in building a brighter future of safer, healthier, more just workplaces and join us in celebrating the contributions of our incredible honorees.

Visit our secure online registration page to learn more and to get your sponsorship package, journal ad, or tickets for this special celebration. You can also register by returning the order form to us by email or mail. Click here to download the order form (PDF).

By purchasing one of our attractive sponsorship packages, a journal ad, or tickets for this special celebration, you not only sustain important advocacy, education, and legal aid on behalf of workers – you help us to grow and strengthen a community of safety and health advocates.

Don't delay! Tickets will be available online until noon on Wednesday, June 1, 2016, or until we sell out. Your contribution to Worksafe, less $50 per ticket, is tax deductible (Tax ID: 94-2927954). Thank you!

Thank you to all of our generous sponsors for this year's Celebration!



Kazan, McClain, Satterly & Greenwood


Beeson Tayer & Bodine

Boxer & Gerson LLP

California Applicants Attorneys Association

Teamsters Joint Council 7


California Nurses Association

Teamsters Local 315


ATU 1555
California Federation of Teachers
Contra Costa Central Labor Council
Teamsters Local 853

Friends of the Working Class

Art Carter
Cahill Contractors
California Employment Lawyers Association
Center for Environmental Health
Doug Parker and Leigh Phillips
Engineers & Scientists of California, Local 20, IFPTE
Fred Lonidier & Caroline de Pottél
ILWU Northern California District
Laura Kurre & Michael O'Heaney
Louis Briones
Maune Raichle Hartley French & Mudd, LLC
National Employment Law Project
Patty Quinlan & Kevin Costello
Working Partnerships USA

We'll see you in June!

Support Worksafe, Donate Now