Volunteer Opportunities

March 7, 2016 0 comments Uncategorized

The union was established to serve and protect the rights of its members. It has a responsibility to represent the membership but it is the who members represent the union every day; whether you are working in or involved in […]

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Local Scholarships

February 17, 2016 0 comments Local, News

The Local is pleased to announce that we will be awarding 4 $1000 scholarships! The Local sponsored application is now available! Click here to download the application Deadline: April 30 2016. Click here for information on National sponsored scholarships

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Strike at The Chronicle Herald – Message from Lana Payne

January 28, 2016 0 comments Did you know?

Herald Workers continue to be on strike – the Local has made a contribution to their cause, here is the very nice note we received: Click here to view the card January 27, 2016 Unifor Atlantic Staff and Locals: Our […]

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Possible Labour Dispute at the Chronicle Herald

January 22, 2016 0 comments Did you know?

Sisters and Brothers, See letter below from the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour in support of the Herald Workers. Also below is Lana’s letter regarding this matter that was sent to Nova Scotia locals earlier this week. Good morning: As […]

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Local Union Task Force Meetings – Antigonish & Sydney

January 14, 2016 0 comments News, Unifor ACL

Unifor National President Jerry Dias launched Unifor’s Local Union Task Force in 2015, with Town Hall meetings in local communities beginning that summer and continuing into 2016 – all in an effort to build stronger local unions. The Local Union […]

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2016 – Annual Local Meeting

January 6, 2016 0 comments Local, News

In accordance with Article 18 of the Unifor Local 2289 By-laws, the 9th Annual Local Meeting will be held 21-22 April 2016 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Delegates may be nominated to attend during their regular February 2016 unit meetings. Click […]

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Unifor – National Scholarships 28 available!

December 10, 2015 0 comments News

2017 Unifor National Scholarship information is now available! Unifor is offering 28 Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each! Applications are due no later than April 30, 2017 Unifor National Scholarship Application 2017  

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Unifor Education Centre – Port Elgin

November 30, 2015 0 comments Did you know?

The Unifor Education Department offers an extensive labour education program our Unifor Education Centre. Unifor offers course on a whole range of subjects that range in length from one day to four weeks. The education program aims to provide members […]

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Trustee Results

November 4, 2015 0 comments Local, News

Thank you to all who voted in the Trustee Committee election. The results are in and the following people have been elected to the Trustee Committee: Christine Read Ourania Zervobeakos Robert Oakey Charles Maynard (alternate) Thank you again to all […]

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Human Rights Are Workers’ Rights

October 23, 2015 0 comments Did you know?

This week members from our Local and some of our brothers and sisters from NB and PEI participated in Human Rights training.

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