The mandate of the Social Justice Fund (SJF) is to support initiatives in five priority areas:
1-Anti-poverty initatives in Canada;
2-Humanitarian assistance in Canada and around the world;
3-International labour development;
4-Worker-to-Worker exchange; and
In 2016, the SJF supported the following groups/projects in the Atlantic:
PSAC invites young workers from the four Atlantic Provinces to apply to attend a Young Workers Symposium at the Terra Nova Hospitality Home and Cottages in Port Blandford, Newfoundland and Labrador, from 6pm, Friday, November 4 to 1pm, Sunday, November 6, 2016 Port Blandford, Newfoundland and Labrador.
There will be several information meetings for the Union of Taxation Employees in Saint John, Moncton and Bathurst. We will be providing information on the tentative agreement. Bob Campbell, UTE National President or Doug Gaetz, UTE Regional Executive Vice-President will be in attendance. These meetings are open to all employees in the Bargaining Unit. A RATIFICATION VOTE will be conducted.
Are you passionate about standing up for unions and workers’ rights? Do you believe in fairness, social justice and human rights? Are you active in your union and interested in deepening your activist knowledge and skills?
August 31, 2016
The Center Orlando
946 N Mills Ave
Orlando, FL 32803
Dear Mr. Vargas,
Please find enclosed a pride flag that was signed at the pride festival in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada on August 20, 2016. We asked participants to write a message of love, hope and solidarity destined to the Orlando community following the tragic events of June 12, 2016.
Sister Jeannie Baldwin is on leave until October 2016. During her absence, Sister Colleen Hodder, the Alternate Regional Executive Vice-President for the Atlantic will be the acting REVP. Sister Hodder’s contact information is:
Telephone (office): (902)445-0927
Please join me in welcoming Sister Hodder to her new duties, and wishing Sister Baldwin well during her period of leave.
National President, PSAC
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 15, 2016
Phoenix pay system: Public Service Alliance of Canada available for media interviews
MIRAMICHI, NB– Robyn Benson, National President of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC), and Donna Lackie, National President of the PSAC’s Government Services Union component, will be available today to give interviews and comment on the federal government’s pay system for federal public service employees.
This course is for all UTE members
Where: PSAC, 30 Englehart St., Unit G, Dieppe, NB
When: Saturday, July 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
At the end of the course participants will have: