Cesar Chavez Day

Cesar Chavez Day is a U.S. federal commeorative holiday, proclaimed by President Barack Obama in 2014. It is commemorated to promote service to the community in honor of Cesar Chavez's life and work.  Americans are urged to "observe this day with appropriate service, community, and educational programs to honor Cesar Chavez's enduring legacy."

Cesar Chavez (born March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993) was an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (later the United Farm Workers union, UFW).

 

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By Linda Altman, Enrique Sanchez (Illustrator)
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Published: Lee & Low Books - September 1st, 1993

Cesar Chavez: Get to Know the Leader Who Won Rights for Workers (People You Should Know) Cover Image
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Published: Capstone Press - February 1st, 2019

Cesar Chavez (A True Book: Biographies) Cover Image
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Published: Children's Press - February 1st, 2015

Cesar Chavez Cover Image
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Published: Capstone - September 1st, 1998

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Published: Children's Press(CT) - July 28th, 2010

Cesar Chavez: The Struggle For Justice/La Lucha Por La Justicia (Hispanic Civil Rights) Cover Image
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Published: Pinata Books - February 28th, 2008

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Published: Pebble Books - September 1st, 1998

Cesar Chavez: A Hero for Everyone (Milestone) Cover Image
By Gary Soto, Lori Lohstoeter (Illustrator)
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Published: Aladdin - September 1st, 2003

Cesar Chavez: Champion for Civil Rights (Rookie Biographies) Cover Image
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Published: Children's Press - January 15th, 2016

Cesar Chavez: Champion of Workers Cover Image
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Published: Capstone - January 1st, 2006

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By Ginger Wadsworth, Mark Schroder (Illustrator)
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Published: First Avenue Editions (Tm) - January 1st, 2001

Dolores Huerta Stands Strong: The Woman Who Demanded Justice (Biographies for Young Readers) Cover Image
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Published: Ohio University Press - August 16th, 2018

Harvesting Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez Cover Image
By Kathleen Krull, Yuyi Morales (Illustrator)
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 1st, 2003

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Published: Holiday House - June 1st, 2011

A Picture Book of Cesar Chavez Cover Image
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Published: Holiday House - July 1st, 2010

A Picture Book of Cesar Chavez (Picture Book Biography) Cover Image
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Published: Holiday House - September 11th, 2018

Who Was Cesar Chavez? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Dana Meachen Rau, Who HQ, Ted Hammond (Illustrator)
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 7th, 2017

Dolores Huerta: Advocate for Women and Workers (Remarkable Lives Revealed) Cover Image
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Published: Crabtree Publishing Company - February 15th, 2017

Undocumented: A Worker's Fight Cover Image
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 7th, 2018

Denied, Detained, Deported (Updated): Stories from the Dark Side of American Immigration Cover Image
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Published: National Geographic Children's Books - March 5th, 2019

Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation Cover Image
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 6th, 2014

How to Be an American: A Field Guide to Citizenship Cover Image
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 25th, 2018

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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 26th, 2017

Side by Side/Lado a lado: The Story of Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez/La historia de Dolores Huerta y Cesar Chavez (Bilingual Spanish-English) Cover Image
By Monica Brown, Joe Cepeda (Illustrator)
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - August 31st, 2010

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By Ceri Roberts, Hanane Kai (Illustrator)
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Published: B.E.S. - August 1st, 2017