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Sep
18
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:
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Time:
7:00 p.m.
Location:
Victoria
Sep
23
Telephone Town Hall
Details:

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, September 23, 2019
Time:
7 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location:
Your Phone
Sep
30
UFCW Canada & Beggs-Dowling-Mathieu Scholarship
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Named in honour of three past leaders of UFCW Canada – William Beggs, Fred Dowling, and Roméo Mathieu – this scholarship supports members and their families pursuing full-time studies at an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada. You don’t need to be an A+ student – you just need a passion for learning! Eighteen scholarships worth $1000 each are allocated by region across Canada annually. Find more information here. Apply here.

Date:
Monday, September 30, 2019
Location:
Canada
Oct
19
Light the Night Walk Vancouver
Details:

Vancouver’s Light the Night Walk takes place on Saturday, October 13 at Stanley 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, October 19, 2019
Time:
5PM
Location:
Lumberman’s Arch, Stanley Park, Vancouver
Oct
23
Course: Unions and the Indigenous Truth and Reconciliation Process
Details:

This course will examine the history and nature of Aboriginal land claims, the inter-generational impact of the residential school system, the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and an overview of current Aboriginal issues. The relevance of these issues to the labour movement will be examined and groups will brainstorm ways in which tools such as collective bargaining, contract administration, and political campaigns can be used to advance the goals of the Commission. Click here to learn more.

Dates:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 to Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time(s):
9:30am-4:00pm
Location:
Vancouver and District Labour Council