Unifor Local 1285 Meetings
Retirees Chairperson: Dennis Hryhorchuk
This active group’s meetings are well attended, as are the events they organize.
CAW Local 1285, now Unifor Local 1285 retirees make up a large contingent at rallies and demonstrations for social change. Meetings are the 3rd Wednesday of every month. The chapter’s meetings and events they organize are well-attended.
Labour Day in Carbonear, Newfoundland – 2018
Fred Evely (Retiree from Local 1285) participating in the Labour Day Parade
January 20th, 2016 Retiree’s Meeting
This month’s meeting was January 20th, 2016, with approximately 115 in attendance. Guest speaker, Gord Graham, spoke on the Chrysler Health Care Trust.Thank you to all who attended.
The Unifor Local 1285 Executive Board hosted a BBQ Luncheon for the Retiree’s as their tribute for all their hard work throughout the years on Wednesday, Sept. 24. About 150 retirees came out with their spouses to be with other retirees to enjoy useful educational talks from CMHA speaker, Tammy Whelen and updates were delivered by Motilall Sarjoo, President of Peel District Labour Council, Ardis Snow Chrysler Plant Chairperson, Branko Katkic Retiree delegate and Local President Leon Rideout. The meeting was also chaired by Retiree Chapter Chairperson, Dennia Hryhorchuk.