Union asking Stopand Shop to reconsider discontinuing hazard pay for employees
“We don’t feel that it’s right that our members are being asked to put themselves at risk more than they would normally do beyond their normal job and they’re not being compensated for putting themselves at risk,” Crystal Bouchie told 22News.
Join UFCW and the Poor People’s Campaign
For a National Moral March on Washington, DC: A Digital Gathering
June 20, 2020 Broadcast at 10 AM EST & 6 PM EST at June2020.org
The United Food and Commercial Workers is proud to join the Poor People’s Campaign as a mobilizing partner for the Mass Poor People’s Assembly and Moral March on Washington Digital Justice Gathering to demand that the 140 million poor and low-income people in our nation—from every race, creed, gender, sexuality, and place—are no long ignored, dismissed, or pushed to the margins of our political and social agenda.
Ways to Amplify:
- Sign up for a text reminder on the day-of the digital gathering
- Post on social media using #PoorPeoplesCampaign
- Follow @UniteThePoor and amplify the #PoorPeoplesCampaign on Twitter
- Share our posts on Facebook and Instagram
- Find your State Campaign’s social media pages and help amplify their posts
Local 1459 showed our support again to another nursing home – Chapin Center in Springfield with a food drive on Friday, June 5th. https://www.wwlp.com/news/local-news/hampden-county/ufcw-food-drive-benefits-union-members-working-the-front-lines
Local 1459 recognized those on the frontlines for the work they do with a food drive at Governors Center in Westfield and Willimansett East and West in Chicopee on Tuesday, June 2nd. https://www.westernmassnews.com/news/food-drive-for-front-line-workers/video