St-Félicien, Que. – March 7, 2013 – Vincent Gagnon is one of 18 BDM Scholarships recipients for 2012. A proud member of UFCW Canada Local 509, Brother Gagnon works at the Marché B. Girard et Fils in St-Félicien, Quebec.
Ottawa – March 6, 2013 – UFCW Canada recently participated in an "invitation-only" roundtable regarding the federal government's Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP). The meeting was held in Ottawa and was chaired by Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, and Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development.
Toronto – March 8, 2013 – For 36 years the United Nations General Assembly has recognized International Women's Day (IWD) in order to celebrate the advancement and contributions of women, based on the premise that global peace and genuine social progress require women to be fully equal and active participants in society.