• WebVictory for Martindale Retirement Home workers! Posted on: Sep 23rd, 2016

    Congratulations to some of the newest members of UFCW Local 175 from Martindale Retirement Home who fought to bring justice to their workplace by joining the union. The organizing drive lasted approximately six months and workers cited wages, benefits, harassment and scheduling as their motivation…

  • back of graduates during commencement.Solidarity Scholarship winners announced! Posted on: Sep 22nd, 2016

    Congratulations to all of our Solidarity Scholarship winners this year! Winners should contact their Regional Office to provide proof of enrollment and arrange to receive their…

  • ballonKearney Volunteer Firefighters ratify their first collective agreement Posted on: Sep 21st, 2016

    Volunteer Firefighters with the Town of Kearney ratified their first collective agreement in July 2016. The contract includes strong grievance and arbitration language, as well as standard language establishing Steward representation, seniority, and job postings. The pay structure improves from…

  • ballonFirst agreement achieved by members at Wolseley Canada Posted on: Sep 20th, 2016

    Following a number of negotiation dates as well as three meetings in conciliation, the members at Wolseley Canada were presented with their first collective agreement at a ratification meeting held September 10, 2016. In addition to standard contract provisions such as union security, grievance…

  • 20160613-MIF-Oct1Rally-Flyer1Make it Fair on October 1st Posted on: Sep 16th, 2016

    The Make it Fair rally is fast approaching! We have arranged for bus transportation that will leave both our Hamilton and Mississauga offices. We have 20 spaces available on each bus for members who require transportation to the event. The buses will leave the offices for Queen’s Park at 10:30…

  • IMG_8964Labour Day 2016 Photos Posted on: Sep 7th, 2016

    Thanks to everyone who came out and celebrated Labour Day with us! Photos will be added as they become…

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