NRSD: the parties met yesterday for two hours in zoom bargaining and will continue July 8. A 1% retro wage increase was approved for all units for the 2019-20 school year.
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