Strike ResourcesSeptember 6, 2023
At Golden State Opportunity, we recognize that unions were the original anti-poverty organizations. For so long, unions have fought for equal rights for workers and against exploitation and poverty. GSO supports the current and past efforts of all unions to fight for a better tomorrow. As strikes continue, from SAG-AFTRA to Unite Here 11, below are some helpful resources for strikers and those wishing to support these efforts.
- See if you qualify for tax credits, including the CalEITC tax credit and Young Child Tax Credit . Use our tax credit calculator to find out how much you may be eligible for.
- Find out if you qualify for CalFresh food benefits.
- Find out more about the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) program and how to apply.
- Apply for the California Mortgage Relief Program
- Get help paying your PG&E or So Cal Edison bill
- Find out about low cost internet, low cost healthcare and more.
Union Specific Resources
- UNITE HERE Local 11 Member Resources: Access resources if you are a member of UNITE HERE Local 11 on strike, including healthcare resources and a legal fund.
- WGA Resources: Access resources including financial support and picket schedules.
- WGA/SAG-AFTRA Resources: Find out where you can get discounts on food and other items. Find more discounts and financial resources for WGA/SAG AFTRA members at Entertainment Community Fund and Humanitas.
- Find grocery help and more.
Show Your Support
- Support Hotel Workers by Staying at Union Supported Hotels. Search for these hotels at FairHotel.org.
- Support the WGA and share information about their strike.
- Learn more about unions and their importance.