Toronto – May 18, 2022 – UFCW Canada mourns the lives of Celestine Chaney, Roberta A. Drury, Andre Mackneil, Katherine Massey, Margus D. Morrison, Heyward Patterson, Aaron Salter, Geraldine Talley, Ruth Whitfield, and Pearl Young.
North Bay, Ont. – May 17, 2022 – Customer service agents at Bearskin Airlines working out of the North Bay, Ontario airport are the newest members to join UFCW 175 & 633 after securing a successful certification from the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB), which oversees federally regulated industries such as airports and air transportation.
Brantford, Ont. – May 16, 2022 – UFCW 1006A members at the Best Western Hotel & Conference Centre in Brantford, Ontario recently secured a new three-year collective agreement that increases wages and benefits, among other improvements.
Victoria, B.C. – May 13, 2022 – UFCW 1518 member and University of Victoria Bachelor of Arts candidate Ronin Zeiger is the latest recipient of the BDM Scholarship award, which provides $1,000 to members and their family members pursuing post-secondary education.
Toronto – May 11, 2022 – May 17 marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexphobia & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). Created in 2004, IDAHOBIT seeks to raise awareness of the discrimination and violence that is experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, and two-spirit (LGBTQI2S) persons around the world.
Toronto – May 10, 2022 – Workers at Vishay Precision Group are the newest members to join UFCW 175 & 633 after concluding a successful organizing campaign that will see 40 full-time employees join the union.
Toronto – May 9, 2022 – The latest research findings from Pro Bono Student Canada (PBSC) at Osgoode Hall Law School, in partnership with UFCW Canada, reveals how the lack of effective union representation continues to leave migrant agricultural workers in Canada vulnerable to exploitation.