Saskatoon, Sask. – July 12, 2018 – UFCW Canada activists from across the country gathered in Saskatoon from July 8 to 10 for the 32nd Annual National Defence Fund (NDF) Convention, where participants explored innovative ways to build the Fund’s strength, fairness, and solidarity for members.
Toronto – July 7, 2018 – A recent report by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives reveals that nearly half of Canadian non-school-aged children live in “child care deserts” – communities where there aren’t enough spaces in licensed day cares.
Leamington, Ont. – July 6, 2018 – As an international trade war instigated by the Trump U.S. government heated up, Prime Minister Trudeau made a cross country tour that first touched down at the Highbury Canco food processing plant in Leamington, Ontario where about 400 UFCW Canada Local 175 members are employed.
Orford, Que. – July 6, 2018 – Canada’s best program from young labour activists, the UFCW Canada Young-Workers Internship Program, recently travelled to Quebec for another successful week of dynamic learning and training.
New Westminster, B.C. – July 5, 2018 – UFCW Canada sisters from across the country recently gathered at the UFCW 1518 office in New Westminster, B.C. to participate in a week-long “Organizing Training for Women Activists” course.