• DSC_0093Porketta Bingo Raises $1600 for the LLSC Posted on: May 6th, 2016

    On Friday April 29th our Porketta for Leukemia event was held at the Beef n Bird Tavern in Sudbury. If you’ve never heard of Porketta bingo it isn't really bingo. It's a card game played for pork and it’s unique to Sudbury. Thank you to everyone who contributed. Through your generosity we…

  • IMG_0202Kick for a Cure Soccer Tourny nets $3,000 for the LLSC Posted on: May 4th, 2016

    The 12 teams and many sponsors at the Kick for a Cure soccer tournament on April 23 raised $3,000 for the LLSC. The defending champs from Avis/Budget squeaked out a close one in the finals to win against the Fiji Warriors and take the trophy again. “Thanks to our amazing teams and sponsors,”…

  • ballonMembers at Metro Casselman vote yes to new agreement Posted on: May 4th, 2016

    On May 1, 2016 members at Metro Casselman voted in favour of a new six-year collective agreement. The more than 60 workers benefit from a number of improvements. End rates for current full-time workers increase by a total of $1.95 per hour over the duration of the agreement. The end rate for…

  • ballonAramark workers at Sir Sanford Fleming ratify Posted on: May 4th, 2016

    Aramark Canada members working at Sir Sanford Fleming College ratified a new three-year collective agreement on April 17, 2016. Wages increase by 30 cents per hour in each year of the agreement term and the Anti-Slip Footwear allowance increases to $50 per 12-month period (or $100 every two…

  • IMG_4969Annual Hamilton Stewards Educational Conference a Success Posted on: May 2nd, 2016

    Last weekend 136 Stewards took part in the annual Hamilton Stewards’ conference. Courses were offered in: Organizing, Intro to Health & Safety, Invisible Hazards, Enlighten Empower & Engage, Preparing for Arbitration, Essentials of Compensation & Accommodation Law, and Stewards…

  • IMG_5639Stewards at London Conference raise more than $5k for the LLSC Posted on: May 2nd, 2016

    This past weekend, 168 Union Stewards took part in an educational conference in London. Courses included: Organizing, Health & Safety, Invisible Hazards, Enlighten Empower & Engage, Essentials of Compensation & Accommodation Law, Preparing for Arbitration, and of course, Stewards…

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