Notice: Nominations and Elections for the UFCW International Convention

UFCW International Convention

The Mirage, Las Vegas, Nevada

April 24-28, 2023

This convention takes place every five years and brings together more than 1,000 Union members from across the world who take part in guest speakers, workshops, and vote on the International’s leadership slate and changes to its constitution. 

Nomination Meetings

Tuesday, October 11, 2022
10 a.m. AND 7 p.m.
Telephone Town Hall

All active UFCW 832 members will receive a phone call at both times inviting them to join our telephone town hall. There they will nominate delegates and alternates for the convention.

Who is Eligible to be Nominated?

Members may run for either delegate or alternate, but not both.

To be eligible to run, you must:

  • Be an active member in good standing with continuous membership since September 2021 or be an active member of UFCW International Union with continuous membership since September 2020; 
  • Have maintained active membership; and
  • Indicate your willingness to have your nomination stand if nominated at one of the nomination meetings via voice or in writing. 


You will be mailed your ballot to vote for your choice of convention delegates and alternates in late October. Ballots need to arrive in our election mailbox in Winnipeg by noon on Monday, November 28. 

Election results will be posted on our website and in the Union magazine. 

Should you have any questions regarding this process, please contact General Chairperson Crystal Klippenstein at
204-786-5055 ext. 254 or 1-888-832-9832