How we are fighting workplace abuse
Fired, just for being a mom
After Tasha had her baby, she was excited to return to work. That all changed when her boss fired her for pumping.
Tasha came to Open Door Legal. With the help of our pro bono partners, Tasha was able to get a 6 figure settlement, a job reinstatement, and a promotion. She knows that she will never be targeted for being a mom again.
Low-income employees are unable to enforce their workplace rights
Provide all low-income people with an attorney, so that they are given fair treatment in the workplace
Low-income workers are being taken advantage of daily
According to researchers at the Economic Policy Institute, minimum wage workers lose an estimated 15 billion dollars annually in stolen wages. This amounts to about $3,300 lost per person – about one quarter of earned wages.¹
Billion dollars in wage theft per year
Of low-wage workers were not paid their full wages
Average percent of salary unpaid
Thousand dollars in unpaid earning per low wage worker
Help more moms like Tasha
Our employment outcomes
Learn more about our outcomes here.