Community Service

$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 a very important role in our communities. Recognition At this time, I would like to recognize some individuals and groups of people; Joint Unifor Local 88/GM CAMI Ingersoll United Way Committee Chairpersons Jana Wreford-Unifor 88 Mark Taylor-Unifor 88 Dan Bender-Salary   The co-chairpersons play a significant role each year in setting up, organizing and bringing everything together for this ...

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 Seeing Is Believing_Labour

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, you must be at least 17 years of age, in general good health, and feeling well on the day of your donation. Upcoming Oxford County Clinics Woodstock Goff Hall, Thursday, February 1, 1:30pm to 7:30pm 115 units of blood needed to meet hospital demand. & Saturday, February 17, 8:30am to 11:30am 43 units of blood needed to meet hospital demand.   Tillsonburg Community Centre, Friday, Februa...

New Website Live!!

Hello everyone, Our new website is now live. We have listened to your suggestions and slimmed things down and made things easier to find. The most commonly looked for items are up front. If you are a Local 88 member join our members area to connect with your work family, Buy/ Sell, post events etc. Welcome! We are working on our app. There may be a few days of service interruption while we switch it over. Also depending on your service provider it will take them time for our site to filter through their cached  servers but we are here and ready to go! I’d personally like to thank the entire Communications team for All of their hard work brainstorming, web designing, graphics designing, and building. It’s been a busy two months. Thanks go out to: Nick D’Avirro Keith Ackwor...


Here is a link to a interview with Steve Pye (Local 88 Sgt at Arms and Co-Chair of Community services committee) regarding this weekends community appreciation event. The shows hostess is also a Unifor 88 member! Facebook Video; ROGERS TV INTERVIEW WITH STEVE PYE Come out and say Thanks!  

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