A message from the Local 88 Human Rights Committee: Anti-Bullying T-Shirts If you would like an Anti-Bullying T-Shirt please fill out the form in the link below or in the sidebar of the members area page. We will place an order when we receive orders for 50 or more shirts. We need a minimum of 24 long sleeve shirt requests before we can place an order. Shirts are $20. Any questions please contact us here. Order forms here.
Unifor Local 88 is a proud sponsor of the Oxford pride festival. June is Pride month and in the spirit of Pride the Communications Committee has changed the website banner from Unifor red to the Pride rainbow! In the future if you have an event that is put on by or Local 88 sponsored please let us know plenty of time in advance and we will see if we can update our site header for the event. Send us an email here. For a list of events and to check out the Oxford Pride website please click on the poster below.
CAMI’s Tire Sub Soap Drums have been cleaned out and repurposed into rain barrels for sale for $20.00 (approximate retail value $100.00) •All proceeds will be donated to The Great Canadian Shoreline Clean Up •Drums will be available for purchase (cash) and pick up at the turnstiles Wednesday, June 6th 6:00 – 7:30 am and 2:00 – 4:00 pm (shift change) This is being headed up by the Joint Workplace Environment Committee and the Cami Earth Team in celebration of World Environment Day. For more info see attached poster.
I have almost completed one month as your newly elected President and the experience has been very interesting in a good way. I would first like to thank the membership of Local 88 for supporting me in my new position, the support is greatly appreciated. I would also like to congratulate all of the newly elected leadership and thank those who did run but were not successful in their campaign. Please stay active and do not get discourage, there are lots of committees and events someone can get involved in to get active or keep active. On May 27, 2018 I chaired my first membership meeting, with the swearing in of all of our leadership the meeting was well attended. Our executive board has a whole day scheduled to go over issues that we will be expected to deal with over the next three...
The Women’s and Young Workers Committee will be holding a yard sale Saturday June 16th in support of the Women’s Resource Centre. To find out times and info, and to donate items, please see the attached poster.