Tag: Cliff Palefsky

10/09/13

Rex Grantee Helps Domestic Workers Get OT

Rex 2013 grantee the California Domestic Workers Coalition played a key role in the state’s new law that requires overtime pay for domestic workers. Starting in January, nannies, cooks, housekeepers and other domestic workers will be paid time and a half for working more than 9 hours a day or 45 hours a week. Read […]

06/24/13

ClownZero Brings Joy to Hospitalized Kids

Rex board member Cliff Palefsky first connected with ClownZero, a 2012 Rex grant recipient,  when he went to see a cabaret production that the son of a friend was involved with. Several members of ClownZero were on the bill; in the course of conversation with them, Palefsky learned about the group’s work with hospitalized kids […]