UAW Local 2280 wins the Utica Small Business Excellence Award

Utica, MI – November 24, 2016 — UAW Ford Local 2280 has been selected for the 2016 Utica Small Business Excellence Award in the Community Service/Non-Profit classification by the Utica Small Business Excellence Award Program. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2016 Utica Small Business

On this day, Rosa Parks wouldn’t give up her bus seat

Today marks the 61st  anniversary of Rosa Parks’ decision to sit down for her rights on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus, putting the effort to end segregation on a fast track. Parks was arrested on December 1, 1955, after she refused to give up her seat on a crowded bus to a white passenger. Read the

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There are many ways to communicate in today’s world. One of the fastest growing tools we use to do this at the UAW is video. You may have seen the videos featured on Facebook highlighting member stories gathered by the UAW’s PRO-Member team. But you should also check our the UAW YouTube channel which houses a wide

Renault-Nissan mistreats workers in Mississippi

First appeared in the Detroit News on November 23 By: Gary Casteel While the world watched Olympic athletes compete in Brazil, employees of the Renault-Nissan Alliance protested how the automaker was violating the Olympic code of conduct by opposing union rights for workers in Canton, Miss. Renault-Nissan’s plants in Mississippi and Brazil are worlds apart.

Win an Elk Hunt trip from Union Sportsmen’s Alliance

If you could take one person along on a dream hunt, who would it be? Your dad? Your daughter? An old military buddy or perhaps a union brother or sister? Choose wisely, because thanks to Carhartt, we are giving away an awesome, all-inclusive elk hunt for one lucky union member and a guest of their

Thanksgiving Day Message from UAW President Dennis Williams

As we celebrate Thanksgiving and reflect on our blessings, let’s also remember those who aren’t as fortunate and let’s help those who are in need. Thanksgiving is an American holiday and America is a land of hope built on a foundation of freedom and equality. We should never take for granted the things that make

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When UAW President Dennis Williams took over as president at the 2014 convention, he made it clear that one of the things he wanted his administration to focus on was communicating with rank-and-file UAW members and meeting members where they were at. Today, where many members are at is on social media and smartphones. That’s

Members build Motor Trend Car & Truck of the Year

To anyone who has ever spent time with UAW members, it’s no secret that we take pride in the work that we do and the products that we build. When you see that something is UAW-made, you know you’re getting something that was crafted with skilled labor. You’re also supporting a better economy. That’s because

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