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Union launches national campaign to support fairness at Covered Bridge Potato Chips in NB

January 7, 2016 – Canada’s leading voice for workers, the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW Canada), has launched a national campaign to support the hard-working men and women at Covered Bridge Potato Chips in Hartland, New Brunswick, who were forced out on strike on January 5.

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The gift of community

Toronto – December 21, 2015 – The Canadian spirit of compassion and generosity has again been confirmed, as the end of the year approaches and as a new life begins for the Syrian families we have warmly welcomed to our country. 

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UFCW Canada – BDM Scholarship Winner: Kristen Richards

St. John's, N.L. – December 14, 2015 – Kristen Richards is one of eighteen UFCW Canada – BDM Scholarship winners for 2015.

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Members at T.C. Media, Chancellor Park and Frumcor achieve new contracts

November 30, 2015 – Bedford, NS – The following collective agreements have recently been ratified.

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UFCW Canada activists Light the Night in Halifax

Halifax, NS – 30 October, 2015 – UFCW Canada Eastern Provinces activists were front and centre, as their “Team Luminary” came first as the top fundraising team at the Light the Night event recently held in Halifax. More than forty Local 864 members, family members, and national staff raised in total over $30,000 for the lifesaving and life changing efforts of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC).

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