2016 Christmas Turkey Drive


On Friday, December 16, 2016, members of UNIFOR 1285 gathered together early morning at Fresco for their annual turkey drive. Turkeys were distributed to various non-profit organizations in the region of Peel.

Thank you to Fresco for their donation and another successful drive!

Christmas Party 2016


On Saturday, December 10 2016, members and retirees of UNIFOR 1285 attended the 10th Annual Christmas party inside the union hall. It was a lovely evening filled with a three-course dinner, dancing, raffles and prizes and even a visit from Santa! Thank you to everyone who attended another successful event! We can’t wait for next year’s Christmas party!

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2016 Local 1285 Children’s Christmas Party


Sunday, November 27, 2016

Children, balloons, face-painters, animal balloons, the aroma of freshly-popped popcorn and sound of Christmas music filled the room, as Unifor Local 1285 members and their families gathered at the Pearson Convention Centre for the annual Children’s Christmas Party.

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Retirees Barbecue 2016


What a wonderful turnout to see our past members. Our retired members were treated with some delicious food, raffle prizes and a 50/50 draw! A special shout out goes to Andrea, who came and helped set up on her birthday. Once again, happy birthday Andrea!

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Take Back The Night 2016


During September and October, many communities across Canada hold “Take Back the Night” marches. Take Back the Night (TBTN) is an annual rally and protest against sexual and gender-based violence. TBTN 2016 communities celebrate, support and empower survivors, while creating safer communities and healthier relationships through awareness, activism and advocacy.

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