Author: Dan Borthwick

International Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day (RSI Day)

Message from Unifor National Dear Sisters and Brothers, On February 28, we mark the International Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day (RSI Day). Injured workers and labour activists founded RSI Day as an annual event to raise awareness and increase protection against these serious, and potentially disabling, injuries which are often incurred on the job. Unifor will continue to call on all provi...

2018 Unifor Family Education Program-REVISED DATES

Please find attached the 2018 Unifor Family Education Program Application. The deadline to submit is April 20, 2018. Unifor Family Education Program 2018 Revised

$531,299 Raised For United Way

The United Way has a proven ability to make a real difference in people’s lives. The United Way Campaign is vital to the success of many charitable organizations in the community in which we live. These charitable organizations would not be able to function without continued support from the United Way. The United Way of Elgin & Middlesex and the United Way of Oxford are no different they play...

Seeing is Believing Tours-United Way Oxford

United Way’s Labour Committee invites you to… Learn how United Way Oxford works to improve lives locally. Hear from those living in poverty, with mental health & addiction concerns and how we are helping kids be all they can be. Join us! Monday March 5th or Monday April 9th 3:30 p.m. -5:15 p.m. Harvey Woods Lofts · 18 Vansittart Ave., Woodstock Sign up by calling 519-539-3851 or info@uni...

Pharmacare-A Plan For Everyone

On Monday, February 12, 2018, Mike Van Boekel, GM CAMI Unit Chairperson and Dan Borthwick, Unifor 88 President made a presentation to Ingersoll Town Council on the need for a National Pharmacare Program. The Town of Ingersoll passed the attached resolution unanimously. ON-Municipal-Pharmacare Resolution 2017 Take one minute to send your MP a message using the link below. Ask them to stand up and t...

Blood Donor Clinic-February 19

Message From Blood Services Oxford County.  We need your help!  We currently have an URGENT need for donors.  Hundreds of appointment spots remain open each week. Did you know?  Less than 4% of eligible donors sustain the blood system for all Canadians. Giving blood is one of the most direct ways you can help someone. All blood types are needed. All donors are encouraged to get involved. To donate...

Change through activism: Unifor Statement in support of Black History Month

Statement from Unifor National- Unifor Statement in support of Black History Month 2018

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