St. Augustin, Que. – June 27, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 501 members working at Preverco in St. Augustin, Quebec have voted to join the National Defence Fund (NDF).
Saint-Hyacinthe, Que. – June 26, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 1991-P members working at the Olymel plant in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec have overwhelmingly voted in favour of ratifying a new collective agreement.
Saskatoon, SK and Toronto, ON – June 26, 2017 – UFCW Canada activists from across Saskatchewan and Southern Ontario proudly celebrated diversity and equality at Pride parades in their provinces on the June 24 weekend.
Toronto – June 23, 2017 – According to Statistics Canada, students enrolled in full-time undergraduate programs in the 2016/2017 academic year paid $6,373 in tuition, up 2.8 percent from the previous year.
Winnipeg – June 22, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 832 members working at the Brewers' Distributor Ltd. warehouse in Winnipeg, Manitoba have ratified a new collective agreement.
Toronto – June 21, 2017 – UFCW Canada welcomes the passage of Bill C-16, which has now received Royal Assent from the Senate.
Alliston, Ont. – June 20, 2017 – Young UFCW Canada members from across Ontario recently gathered in Alliston for the latest session of the 2017 UFCW Canada Young-Workers Internship Program.
Toronto – June 19, 2017 – The combined fundraising efforts of UFCW Canada activists, family members, and Local Unions were once again highlighted at the 28th Annual UFCW Canada Leukemia Gala, held on June 16 in Toronto.
Ottawa and Toronto – June 17, 2017 – Workers at the Broadbent Institute in Ottawa and Toronto are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 1006A after recently voting to join the union.
Toronto – June 16, 2017 – UFCW Canada welcomes the federal government’s repeal of anti-union legislation from the Stephen Harper era, and the government’s commitment to protect and advance the union and collective bargaining rights of all workers in Canada.
Toronto – June 15, 2017 – UFCW Canada representatives recently came together to walk and petition in support of fair and equitable services for First Nations children in Canada.
Toronto – June 14, 2017 – Teachers at the Islamic Institute of Toronto are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 175 after recently voting to join the union.
Taber, Alta. – June 13, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 401 members working at Lantic Sugar in Taber, Alberta recently ratified a new and improved collective agreement that was achieved through mediation.
Winnipeg and Edmonton – June 12, 2017 – UFCW Canada activists recently kicked off the 2017 Pride season in the Prairies, marching loud and proud at Pride parades in Winnipeg and Edmonton.
Toronto – June 10, 2017 – Due to popular demand, UFCW Canada's groundbreaking online education platform, webCampus, is holding its first-ever Summer Session from July 4 to August 11.
Vancouver Island, B.C. – June 9, 2017 – Workers at Island Pharmacy on Vancouver Island in British Columbia are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 1518 after recently voting to join the union.
Saskatoon – June 8, 2017 – UFCW Canada activists from across Saskatchewan recently gathered in Saskatoon for the 2017 UFCW Canada Saskatchewan Provincial Council Annual General Meeting (AGM).
Toronto – June 7, 2017 – In Canada, the National Day of Reconciliation is observed each year on June 11 to serve as a reminder of the 150,000 Indigenous children who were forcibly taken from their homes and placed in the residential school system from the 1870s to the mid-1990s.
Toronto – June 6, 2017 – It is with heartfelt sadness that UFCW Canada announces the passing of our dear friend and brother, Stan Raper, who passed suddenly and unexpectedly on June 5.
Vancouver Island, B.C. – June 6, 2017 – Workers at Island Pharmacy on Vancouver Island in British Columbia are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 1518 after recently voting to join the union.