We would like to send out congratulations to Matt Barnable from Local 99, who was elected as the new Business Representative of IAMAW District Lodge 14. He will be starting the position effective September 1st, 2018 as an organizer.
This is to advise that in the month of March, 2018 your affiliated IAMAW Local Lodge (1722, 2583, 99) may nominate a candidate for the position of Business Representative of IAMAW District Lodge 14. Per the IAMAW District Lodge 14 By-Laws the term of office is for four (4) years commencing September 1, 2018. Continue reading BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE ELECTION
Family Day is observed in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Ontario, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick on the third Monday of February (Monday, February 19th). IAMAW District Lodge 14’s office will be closed for Family Day. In British Columbia Family Day falls on the second Monday of February. This holiday celebrates the importance of families and family life to people and their communities.
The IAMAW District Lodge 14 office has moved, albeit in the same building.
We are now at:
107, 10471 – 178 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5S 1R5
Go the Northwest side of the building and use the outer door entrance.
We look forward to seeing you.
Bryan Wilson, member of IAM Local 2323 in Toronto, explains how he used the law to refuse unsafe work – another benefit of being an IAM member.
Toronto, ON – UFCW Canada National Representative and IAM Local Lodge 1922 member, Zenne May Maceda has received the Young Leader of the Year award at the augural Gold Balangay Awards, held in Toronto.
Organized by a number of Filipino community groups, businesses, and non-profit organizations, the awards show was established to celebrate Filipino Canadians who have made a positive impact in their community or field of work. It recognized Sister Maceda as the 2017 Young Leader of the Year for her outstanding efforts in promoting social justice and workers’ rights as a labour activist.
“I am incredibly honoured to be a recipient of the Golden Balangay Young Leader of the Year award,” said Sister Maceda. “This award was given to me in recognition of the work that I do as a young labour advocate, so I know it isn’t only for me. It is for all my friends, family, and colleagues who have committed themselves to fighting for working people in Canada and in the Philippines.”