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Kroger Shop Steward Speaks at Canadian UFCW Conference

Inspires Sisters and Brothers to Mobilize Members “There’s an activist in everybody. At some point, you’re going to get pissed off about something enough that you’ll want to make a change. It’s in each and every member. It just needs to be hit on.” That’s the message Kroger shop steward Courtney Meadows brought to her […]

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Bernie Sanders Campaign Workers Join UFCW Local 400

* Updated 7:16 p.m. ET, March 15, 2019, with quotes from campaign staff. * CONTACT: Jonathan Williams, Communications Director, UFCW Local 400 jwilliams@local400.org, 301-577-6687 First U.S. Presidential Campaign in History to Be Organized WASHINGTON, D.C., March 15 — Workers on the Bernie Sanders Campaign today made themselves the first presidential campaign employees in history to win […]

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UFCW Charity Foundation Scholarship Deadline Is May 12

Every year, the UFCW Charity Foundation’s scholarship program offers scholarships to UFCW members or their immediate family members who want to further their education and demonstrate a commitment to their communities and UFCW values. Since 1958, the fund has distributed more than $2 million in scholarships. Past winners have gone on to make significant contributions […]

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Union Member Discounts to Six Flags This Spring

As a member of UFCW Local 400, you can enjoy special discount tickets to Six Flags 2019 Spring Season (April 6-22, 2019 & May 3-12, 2019). To unlock your savings, visit sixflags.com/partnerlogin and enter the username UFCWL400 and password Sixflags1 (case sensitive).

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UFCW Local 400 & CASA in Action Call on Governor Northam to Resign Immediately

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2019 CONTACT Jonathan Williams, Communications Director, UFCW Local 400 – jwilliams@local400.org – 202.316.0235 UFCW Local 400 & CASA in Action Call on Governor Northam to Resign Immediately RICHMOND, VA (February 1, 2019) – After a photograph from Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook surfaced showing a man in a Ku […]

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Local 400 Police Officers Support Special Olympics with Polar Bear Plunge

Last week, Local 400 members from the Annapolis Police and Takoma Park Police participated in the Police Plunge to support Special Olympics Maryland. The officers joined nearly 800 participants in the event on Friday, January 25, as part of the Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge taking place last week. The frigid dives into the […]

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UFCW Local 400 Union Officers Sworn In

On January 15, 2019, the newly elected leaders of the UFCW Local 400 Executive Board were sworn in to office by UFCW International Vice President and Region 2 Director Al Vincent. In an election with greater turnout over past years, the Executive Board was overwhelmingly elected by a majority of members in September. Chris Hoffman, […]

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67 Kroger Leads Upgraded to Full-Time

Local 400 Led Push for Better Hours, Pay & Benefits in W.V. Sixty-seven Local 400 members working as Lead Clerks at Kroger in West Virginia received an early Christmas present from their Union when they were upgraded to full-time status thanks to an agreement between the Company and Local 400. As of December 16, 2018, […]

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January 8: Virginia Special Election for State Senate District 33

On January 8, a special election will be held in Virginia State Senate District 33 to fill the seat vacated by Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton. Help make sure labor-endorsed candidate Jennifer Boysko is elected! We can trust her to solve problems for working families. Jennifer Boysko has a 100% pro-labor voting record from her three years […]

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