Women of UFCW
Turning Passion into Action
May 30, 2016
Women of UFCW Get Involved!
May 6, 2015
The UFCW Local 832 executive committee is dedicated to reaching out to UFCW Local 832 women and get them engaged in the
labour movement. If you're interested in joining the Women's Committeed fill out the form. One of the committee members will contact you on upcoming meetings and events.
11th Biennial Women’s Network Convention & Education Conference — UFCW Women: Building Our Union
December 18, 2014
by Sharon Grehan, union representative.
I was recently invited to attend the 11th Biennial Women’s Network Convention & Education Conference in San Diego, California, from December 4 to 7, 2014. Women from UFCW Locals across the United States and Canada gathered to network, share stories and focus on some topics affecting women.
UFCW Participates in ChildCare 2020 Conference
November 1, 2014
The ChildCare 2020 Conference was held in Winnipeg on November 13 to 15. This was only the fourth national conference of this type held and over 500 participants from across Canada attended, including several delegates from all over UFCW Canada. Some of the goals of the conference included:
Women’s committee meet at MFL convention
July 31, 2012
The Manitoba Federation of Labour held it’s tri-annual convention from June 22-24 in Winnipeg. On June 22, the Women’s Committee held a forum with the purpose of informing and educating delegates about the disgraceful state of services for women following recent government cuts.
Judy Cook Woman of Achievement Award
July 31, 2012
At every MFL Convention, the Women’s Committee awards the Judy Cook Woman of Achievement Award. The award is given to a sister who has worked to further the women’s movement and is named for the late sister Judy Cook, a passionate Labour and Community activist.
International Women's Day 2012
March 27, 2012
The story of International Women’s Day is one of workers fighting together for change and a better quality of life, a fight that unions continue to wage today.