Washington, D.C. – February 26, 2020 – UFCW Canada Local 1518 president and activist Kim Novak is now an International Vice President after being elected unanimously to the UFCW International Executive Board.
Toronto – February 25, 2020 – UFCW Canada's ground-breaking online education program, webCampus, is launching three new courses for late winter that can help you better understand and deal with health and safety hazards and learn more about the importance of buying Canadian-made products.
Niagara Falls, Ont. – February 24, 2020 – UFCW Canada activists joined thousands of education workers, labour allies, and community groups from across Ontario at a major rally in Niagara Falls on Saturday to denounce Doug Ford’s anti-worker policies and cuts to valuable public services.
Toronto – February 24, 2020 – Calling all UFCW Canada activists and allies: your urgent support is needed to help stop the backward practice of conversion therapy, which is ruining lives in the LGBTQI2S community and encouraging discriminatory and harmful attitudes towards sexual orientation and gender identity in Canada..
Winnipeg – February 21, 2020 – UFCW Local 832 members working at Life’s Journey have achieved exciting new contracts that provide better benefits, a shorter work week, and higher premiums. The new collective agreements cover office, frontline, and outreach staff at Life’s Journey and were bargained and ratified at the same time.
Ottawa – February 20, 2020 – UFCW Local 175 members working at Imperial Parking in Ottawa have ratified a new three-year collective agreement that provides wage gains, higher premiums, and better benefits.