Rally Against The Vampire
Stand up for Wisconsin Workers!
2101 Kennedy Rd., Janesville
Don't let OpenGate Capital, a Vampire Private Equity Firm, shut down another Wisconsin Company!
Click here for more information.
Take Kids Fishing Day
June 5, 2021
9 - 11:30 am
This event limited to the first 150 kids. All children must be accompanied by a parent, guardian, or chaperone.
Please honor social distancing guidelines. Masks will be provided.
To register, call Jac Weitzel at (608) 256-3161.
Workers Memorial Day
On Workers Memorial Day, April 28th at 11 am, we hosted a Press Conference on the grounds of the Madison Labor Temple.
The dangers of COVID this past year has been unprecedented for workers on the frontline.
We honored our fallen Sisters and Brothers, who never made it home, and heard from workers and union members who told their stories about how they fought for the living.
Labor Relief Fund
"Your donation will go to workers in need who have been negatively impacted by the pandemic."
Checks can to be made out to “Community Labor Working Together or CLWT". Write “Labor Relief Fund” on the memo line and mail to: South Central Federation of Labor, 1602 S. Park St., #228, Madison, WI 53715.
OR you can donate online here!
All donations will go directly to helping other union members in need.
Frontline Workers Matter Action
Thursday, June 3
Meriter, S. Brooks Entrance
On June 3, Meriter workers will gather with community and elected leaders to call on executives to treat them with equality, dignity and respect. Read more here.
IAM Local 1406
June 6, 2021
2 - 4 pm
Madison Labor Temple
Sunday, June 6, from 2-4pm, there will be a Negotiations Rally at the Madison Labor Temple. Union members will tell their stories about how the Union has helped them. The IAM Lodge 1406 is currently in negotiations with GE Datex-Ohmeda with a contract set to expire on June 15, 2021. The workers produced both ventilators and anesthesia machines, both of which were in high demand over the last year. Let’s support these Frontline hero workers!
Union Labor News
SEIU Nurses and Healthcare Workers Win Major Agreements
March has been an exciting month for the Madison labor movement, as nurses and healthcare workers rallied the community, faith leaders, elected officials and a broad range of union members to their cause, and won major agreements at UnityPoint Health-Meriter Hospital and Oakwood Village. Read more here
Subscribe to Union Labor News here!
Great Lakes District Meeting
June 3, 2021
9 am - 2:30 pm
The centerpiece of the meeting is the PRO Act. Leaders and staff from local unions, state and local federated bodies, and constituency groups to participate.
To register click here.
A Live Stream Interview Series
School for Workers is excited to announce a new live stream interview series, the Labor Forward Forum. The forum is a free, online series held on the third Wednesday of the month from 12:00 to 12:30 p.m. Each month, a School for Workers faculty member will interview advocates of the labor/worker movement to highlight their important work, celebrate their progress, and learn from their unique experiences.
Next Labor Forward is:
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 | 12:00 – 12:30 p.m.