We have reached a tentative agreement with Food 4 Less. Review and voting on this proposal will take place at 8 a.m. or 6 p.m. on 10/16/2017 at UFCW Local 135. Thank you to all for standing strong, and for all community members who came out in support.
The Food 4 Less Boycott is on! Bring friends and family! Our brothers & sisters really need our help now. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1 – 5pm 1320 E. 30th St, National City 7420 Broadway, Lemon Grove 312 Euclid Ave, San Diego SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 10am – 2pm 660 Palomar St, Chula Vista 444 Broadway, El Cajon 7730 Hazard Center Dr, San Diego
UFCW Local 135 retirees are taking a trip of to Viejas Casino (the only UFCW Local 135 casino in the county) at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 19. Meet at the valet parking area near the hotel and then again at the café at 12:20-12:30 pm for lunch. Wear your gold UFCW shirt. If you would like to join in on the gambling & fun, or for more information, call Retirees Club President Jack Miller at (619) 246-1040.
Breaking news: Food 4 Less Members across Southern California have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike – if and when deemed necessary. Time is running out on Food 4 Less. Treat your workers with respect, or suffer the consequences. We are asking for full community support. Thank you!
Congratulations to our CVS Members, who ratified a new four-year contract. This contract is loaded with improvements, including solid wage increases in each year of the contract. We would like to thank all of our community partners and friends in the labor movement for your support. Mainly, we want to thank all of our CVS Members for your courage and strength throughout the process. Solidarity works!!!
The UFCW Free College Benefit ensures that UFCW members and their families do not have to pay out of pocket for any tuition, fees or e-books at Eastern Gateway Community College—resulting in cost savings of thousands of dollars! The Free College Benefit covers any amount for tuition, fees or books that is not covered by federal or employer education grants. Children (or stepchildren), grandchildren (or step-grandchildren), spouses, domestic partners, and financial dependents of UFCW members are eligible for the UFCW Free…
We at the UFCW have reached a Tentative Agreement with CVS Drug Stores on a new contract. Dates for ratification meetings are being finalized. We are extremely proud of this agreement which affects thousands of workers across the State of California. Thank you to all of our community partners for your support. Most importantly, we thank our amazing CVS Members for their strength and solidarity!
CVS negotiations continued on 7/13 and 7/14 with no real progress to report. Another bargaining session is scheduled for 7/18. CVS members are proudly wearing their union buttons and will continue to stand together until CVS gets serious and demonstrates that they value their employees with a fair contract offer. Other actions at the stores may be necessary following the 7/18 bargaining session, if there is not significant progress. Your union is fighting for living wages, affordable and accessible benefits…