UFCW Local 1996 will be hosting a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at our office on Thursday June 3rd from 12pm-6pm. Both Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be available, with second dose appointments available to be scheduled on June 24th!
This is a FREE vaccine clinic open to all UFCW Local 1996 members and the surrounding community.
Address: 3302 McGinnis Ferry Rd Suwanee, GA 30024 – Main Lobby
Registration encouraged, but not required. Please register here.
Contract negotiations continued on Tuesday May 11th and Thursday May 13th 2021. In these sessions, your Union Bargaining Committee continued to discuss proposals with the company. These sessions continued to focus on non-economic issues around working conditions and language in the Kroger contracts for Atlanta and Savannah.
Your Union Bargaining Committee is continuing to discuss, research and assess all proposals. The Committee is dedicated to ensuring this process addresses the concerns raised by membership, and bargain a strong contract that addresses the concerns of all members.
There will be more bargaining dates before the end of May. If you have a question about the bargaining process, you can submit it here, and you can sign up using this form to get updates delivered directly to your email.
The 2021 UFCW Charity Foundation scholarship application is open for members or their child/dependent under the age of 20. Several $8,000 college scholarships will be awarded. Deadline to apply is July 24. To learn more about eligibility, requirement and deadlines, go to: http://ufcwcharityfoundation.org/scholarship
Your Union Bargaining Committee will meet on Tuesday May 11th and Thursday May 13th to continue bargaining with the Kroger company.
During the bargaining committee meetings on May 11th and 13th, we will continue our bargaining of the Atlanta and Savannah Contracts. Your union bargaining committee is committed to engaging in a proactive process with Kroger’s negotiations team to ensure the bargaining of thorough contracts that address the items raised by our membership around wages, benefits and working conditions.
We will continue to post updates on our website. You can also have updates delivered directly to your email by signing up here. If you have any questions about the bargaining process you can submit your questions here.