Margaret VanBuskirk is not a UFCW Canada Local 1006A member but she knows the importance of being one.
Nathan Bishop, who works at Giorgio's No Frills in Hamilton, knows first hand the difference a union can make.
"I was working 40 hours and even though I was hired full-time, I was getting paid at a part-time rate. My Union Rep raised the issue with my new owner and helped make sure I got paid correctly for the hours I had worked." – Mark Zanin, No Frills.
"I feel very secure knowing that I have rights and that I have someone to back me up and help me argue my point when I need it. – Angel Vernon, Tok Transit Viva