Helena Coronado-Salazar

  • Hosted by Equal Justice Center
  • Sponsored by Texas Access to Justice Foundation
  • Service location Austin, Texas
  • Issue area Workers' Rights
  • Fellowship class year 2008
  • Program AmeriCorps Fellows Program, Design Your Own Fellowship

The Project

Helena addressed the unmet legal needs of low-income and immigrant working people in Texas who often don’t get paid for their work. Additionally, Helena actively litigate under the Fair Labor Standards Act’s minimum wage and overtime provisions and apply collections remedies that increase the ability of unpaid low-income men and women to fully recover the unpaid wages owed to them.

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