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RETIREE CHRISTMAS PARTY

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Detroit, MI—United Auto Workers (UAW) Acting President Rory Gamble has announced the initiation of widespread ethics reforms. These reforms make clear the UAW is committed to establishing the right mechanisms and safeguards to protect the union from corruption and misfeasance.
Remembering and honoring our Veterans Today, on Veterans Day, across the nation we honor the proud individuals who served our country. We remember the men and women, and their families, who have made the ultimate sacrifice during wartime, and those who gave of their time and commitment during peacetime. The willingness of America’s veterans to serve our country earns them our lasting, dedicated gratitude.

The UAW Local 14 Women's Committee is sellling UAW bracelets for $20.00 each. Bracelets are hand crafted in the USA. 

They are also selling Breast Cancer Awareness Shirts for $20.00 each.  Two styles available in a Women's V-neck cut or in a Men's Crew neck cut.  All sizes are the same price. 

Order forms are available at the Local 14 Union Hall or see Chrissy Horvath in the plant or download a form from below!  Payments can be made at Local 14, 5411 Jackman Rd Toledo, OH. 

The UAW Local 14 Women's Committee is sellling UAW bracelets for $20.00 each. Bracelets are hand crafted in the USA. 

They are also selling Breast Cancer Awareness Shirts for $20.00 each.  Two styles available in a Women's V-neck cut or in a Men's Crew neck cut.  All sizes are the same price. 

Order forms are available at the Local 14 Union Hall or see Chrissy Horvath in the plant or download a form from below!  Payments can be made at Local 14, 5411 Jackman Rd Toledo, OH. 

Members of UAW Local 668 are celebrating a century of manufacturing at Saginaw Metal Castings Operations in Saginaw, Michigan. Workers at the company, which supplies parts for General Motors vehicles, have processed 45 million tons of iron and 2 billion pounds of aluminum over the past hundred years. The plant currently employs 476 workers, including members of UAW Local 668 and IAM Lodge 2839.

The UAW has one goal: support the U.S. worker in all aspects of their professions. That includes involvement in U.S. trade policy decisions where our overarching focus is creating good paying U.S. jobs —  now and in the future.

On Tuesday, August 27, 2019 a Strike Vote Authoratization vote was taken at the Local 14 Union Hall from 4:00 AM - 8:00 PM.  The Powertain Unit Membership voted 90% to authorize and 10% to NOT authorize the calling of a Strike agains General Motors Company should one become necessary. 

Order your NEW Solidarity shirt now.  Let's show GM that we really support our UAW! Any size shirt is $10.00. 

Pick up an order for in the Work Center,  Local 14 or print out .  Return with payment to Local 14. 

When a fellow union brother at Local 1588 at PPG Industries in Delaware, Ohio, became ill and doctors said he couldn’t leave the hospital until his house had an entrance wheelchair ramp, Local 1588 members stepped up and made it happen as a team and included the generosity of the local community.

International Youth Day was first coined by the United Nations General Assembly in 1999, and now the 12th day of August serves as an annual celebration of the role of young women and men as essential partners in change, and an opportunity to raise awareness of challenges and problems facing the world’s youth.

It’s no surprise that UAW members, who are known for bringing awareness to challenges faced in their communities, also empower and help youth across the nation. Today we take a look at some of the times UAW members were essential partners in change for our nation’s children: