Our Stories

Share your story

STORIES

Lisa

Lisa Former business owner I’m not a tipped worker and never was, but I was a restaurant chef for many years and I employed restaurant workers as a private chef and a caterer. I was Carly Simons private …

Melissa

Melissa I support One Fair Wage because all workers should be able to work full time, make a decent living, be able to support themselves and their family, and thrive.A $12 an hour increase would mean …

Alexis

Alexis I SUPPORT ONE FAIR WAGE BECAUSE we too work hard NOT to get one fair wage. WITH A $12 AN HOUR RAISE PLUS TIPS, I can pay my bills on time and have enough money to …

Phyllis

Phyllis I SUPPORT ONE FAIR WAGE BECAUSE I feel I work way too much on my job for $9.25 an hour. It will support me and my family. WHAT DOES A $12 AN HOUR RAISE PLUS TIPS …

Paul

Paul I SUPPORT ONE FAIR WAGE BECAUSE it will mean we’ll all have more money as a living wage. We can earn more money when not tipped correctly or not tipped at all WITH A $12 AN …

Rachel

Rachel I SUPPORT ONE FAIR WAGE BECAUSE I want to be a part of legislation that promotes upward economic mobility for my fellow bartenders and servers. WHAT DOES AN INCREASE TO $12 AN HOUR MEAN TO YOU? It …