Gillam, Man. – June 15, 2022 – UFCW 832 members at Gillam Co-op recently secured a new four-year collective agreement that increases wages, shift premiums, and statutory holidays, in addition to other improvements.
Toronto – June 13, 2022 – The nation’s leading program for young labour activists – the UFCW Canada Young-Workers Internship Program (YIP) – recently made its return to an in-person format after two years of virtual learning due to pandemic restrictions.
Toronto – June 10, 2022 – UFCW Canada has earned special recognition from the United Way Centraide as a 2021 Thanks a Million recipient, and as one of the nation’s leading labour organizations having raised more than $1 million to support UWC’s work in communities across the country.
Toronto – June 8, 2022 – The World Bank, which acts as a global development institution tasked with alleviating poverty the world over, has hastened its economic outlook with key indicators reminiscent of the 1970s.
Mississauga, Ont. – June 7, 2022 – Drivers continue to count on UFCW Canada advocacy to get them results in disputes with the ride-hailing company Uber after signing a historic national agreement to bring representation to drivers on the platform.
Edmonton – June 6, 2022 – The latest recipient of the BDM scholarship award goes to UFCW 401 member Aleesha Amjad, who works at Heritage Valley Superstore and is currently in her second year of the Bachelor of Fine Arts Program at MacEwan University.
Saint-Pie, Que. – June 3, 2022 – Unionized since July 2021, the thirty or so employees working for Groupe Lacasse, in Saint-Pie, ratified the agreement reached between UFCW Local 1991-P and the employer.