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Happy Holidays!  We have a jam packed issue with strike pictures, retiree picnic and Christmas Party pictures and the Member Spotlight is on Retiree Chapter Recording Secretary Ron Kossow.  

The Holiday's aren't always merry for everyone and you don't always know what someone else is going through.  If you are struggling or if you see someone else struggling, REACH OUT.  We all need he

We are Jam Packed with Fun Events for our members this Spring! 

Every Wednesday starting September 1 - October 27 Seniors (age 60 and better!) will recieve FREE admission to the Toledo Zoo, FREE parking at the Anthony Wayne lot plus special discounts throughout the Zoo.  Come out and see the animal demos, take a guided tour of the zoo grounds, play BINGO and listen to live music. 

https://www.toledozoo.org/seniors

Calling all Univerity of Toledo Football fans! The Toledo Area UAW-CAP Council has secured 250 Season Tickets. Cost is $30.00 for the entire home season.  (Individual tickets are not available for sale) 

To purchase your season tickets call Local 12 at 419-241-9126 or stop by their office.

https://utrockets.com/sports/football/schedule/2021

Focus on Building, Growing and Strengthening Membership

Detroit - With a focus on building, growing, and strengthening membership, the UAW International Executive Board (IEB), on Monday June 28, unanimously elected Secretary-Treasurer Ray Curry to serve as UAW President upon the retirement of Rory L. Gamble for the remainder of the current term, which ends in June 2022 at the 38th Constitutional Convention.

With the vacancy created by the retirement of UAW Vice President and Director of the Ford Department Gerald Kariem, the UAW International Executive Board has unanimously elected UAW Region 1A Director Chuck Browning, 57, to fill the remainder of Kariem’s term, which ends in June 2022. Browning will officially assume his new role on July 1, 2021.

Detroit -- With the vacancy created by the election of Secretary-Treasurer Ray Curry to the office of president upon the retirement of Rory L. Gamble, the UAW International Executive Board has unanimously elected UAW Region 1 Director Frank Stuglin, 61, to serve as Secretary-Treasurer. His term officially begins on July 1, 2021 and ends in June 2022 at the 38th Constitutional Convention.

Detroit - UAW President Rory L. Gamble informed staff at noon today that he has notified the UAW International Executive Board (IEB) that he will retire at the end of June. He will serve through June 30, 2021.

Under the UAW Constitution, the IEB will elect a successor to serve the remainder of the term through June 2022.

The observance of Juneteenth is recognition of a profound milestone in our nation’s history. And while our struggles for equality in the United States have been long and difficult and sometimes fraught with setbacks and terrible loss, today we reflect on how far we, as Americans, have come in this journey.