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UFCW EPC Scholarship winners: A word to our dedicated students

Halifax – January 14, 2019 – As part of the UFCW Canada - Eastern Provinces Council’s commitment to advancing the educational goals of young members, the union offers a scholarship program that provides 13 bursaries to local youth to aid in their studies. We would like to take this time to thank all those who applied for the scholarships and congratulate this year’s recipients.

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UFCW EPC helps Light the Night in Halifax

Halifax – October 29, 2018 – Activists from the UFCW Canada Eastern Provinces Council (EPC) recently joined thousands of participants from across the Maritimes at the annual Light the Night walk in Halifax to help raise funds and awareness for the life-changing work of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC).

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UFCW 1252 serves up strong gains for hospitality members in Newfoundland

Grand Falls-Windsor, Nfld. – September 29, 2018 – UFCW Local 1252 members and hospitality workers in Newfoundland recently won a new contract with the Mount Peyton Resort & Conference Centre, located in Grand Falls-Windsor, about an hour west of Gander.

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UFCW EPC’s $13,000 scholarship deadline approaching

Halifax – September 26, 2018 – UFCW Canada members in the Atlantic provinces have one week left to cash-in on the UFCW Eastern Province’s Council (EPC) Scholarship.

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Scallop fishermen net more money, security at Clearwater Seafood

Bedford, N.S. – September 21, 2018 – UFCW Local 864 members at Clearwater Seafoods, based out of Bedford, Nova Scotia, recently reeled in a new contract that includes pay increases, pension gains, and added stability throughout the year.

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