Cesar Chavez was an American farm worker and a labor leader who fought for the rights of farm workers. With the help of the Dolores Huerta co-founded the National Farm Workers Association which helped many poor families.
April 10, 1930: Dolores Huerta is born. Dolores Huerta was born in Dawson, New Mexico.Huerta, inspired by her upbringing and her experience working as a teacher among impoverished students, became a community organizer and set out to “correct economic injustice”. She and Cesar Chavez founded a union called the National Farm Workers Association that would later merge with the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee to become the United Farm Workers of America, .