Join your union, UFCW Canada Local 1006A, in raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC) by participating in our annual Ride for a Cure on Saturday, August 20, 2016. Participants and passengers will take an enjoyable motorcycle ride through Ontario's most beautiful country roads for a good cause.
Last year, our the Ride raised $8,000 to help the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada achieve their mission.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A is proud to have raised $100,006 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada in the past year.
The money was raised through union events and member fundraising initiatives across Ontario.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A hosted its first Members’ Day at Canada’s Wonderland on June 18, 2016.
“It was amazing to connect with so many of our members—thank you to everyone who came out and made Local 1006A’s Member’s Day such a success,” said President Wayne Hanley.
Workers at Korea Food Trading, an importing and distributing company, voted ‘YES’ to become members of UFCW Canada Local 1006A.
The vote took place on June 16, 2016. The bargaining unit will be made up of approximately 25 workers who work in purchasing, sales and warehousing.
UFCW 1006A is calling on Loblaw to immediately reinstate the program that directly paid workers when they were sick or isolating due to an exposure.
The green wave continues at UFCW 1006A as more Cannabis workers across Ontario are voting to join the local union, this time from Plateau Cannabis.
Sheela Sivanesan saw first-hand the impact COVID-19 had on racialized workers at her workplace.
Over the last year and half, I have been inspired by the resilience and strength of our members in the face of the pandemic.
UFCW 1006A member Anita Rotiroti, who works at Swiss Chalet, is one of the winners of our Share Your Pandemic Story contest!