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May
01
Joint Diversity Scholarship
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Founded on the belief that we are stronger together, this scholarship supports respectful and positive work environments by promoting diversity awareness. Successful applicants demonstrate their commitment to developing strong, healthy and mutually beneficial relationships with the diverse communities we serve. It is open to UFCW 1518 members with at least one year of service with Overwaitea Food Group, and their dependents, who are pursuing a post-secondary program.

Up to 10 scholarships worth $1000 each are awarded annually. Applications due May 1. Find more information on the Team Member Information Site.

Date:
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Time:
All day
Location:
Canada
May
30
Union Meeting
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Join your elected leadership, union activists and fellow members for the President’s report, financial statement, committee reports and and hot topics. Ask your questions, network with other members and get involved in your union!

Refreshments served. Children welcome!

Parking reimbursed with receipt.

Date:
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Time:
7:00 p.m.
Location:
UFCW 1518, 350 Columbia St. New Westminster
Jun
03
Telephone Town Hall
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If you can’t attend the Union Meeting in person, you can join by phone! Hear about recent hot topics and have your questions answered by President Kim Novak and Secretary Treasurer Patrick Johnson. We will call you between 7:00 p.m. and 7:10 p.m.

Date:
Monday, June 3, 2019
Time:
7 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location:
Your Phone
Jun
15
Light The Night: Okanagan
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Okanagan’s Light the Night Walk takes place on Saturday, June 15 at Waterfront Park. Light The Night honours and celebrates cancer survivors. It is a moving and beautiful event that serves as a memorial to those facing a loss and gives hope and healing to those still fighting. To learn more about this event click here.

Date:
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time:
6:30PM
Location:
Waterfront Park, Okanagan
Jul
31
David Podworny Memorial Scholarship
Details:

David Podworny (“Pod”, 1962–2014 ) was a journeyman in the broadband cable telecommunications industry in Vancouver, BC.  He began his work in the industry in 1984, and it became his lifelong career.  He was actively involved in his workplace, serving on the bargaining committee, as Shop Steward, Councillor and as a Vice-President of TWU Local 60 (now TWU-USW National Local 1944, Unit 60).  “Pod” exemplified giving back through his service and active democratic participation.  He loved the industry and the people who worked in it. The David Podworny Memorial Scholarship in Telecommunications and Labour Studies honours his legacy.

For more information click here.

Date:
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Time:
All day
Location:
Canada