Monthly Archives: May 2012

Equity Weekend in Markham

On May 26th & 27th 80 members attended the Region 3 Equity weekend at Hilton Suites in Markham. Members attended the following classes Dealing With Workplace Conflict, Speak Up & Organize and Women In The Union. Members were invited to a movie night featuring the film “Bread & Roses, the evening was hosted by the Region 3 Equity reps.

As usual Region 3 members showed their generosity raising over $300 for the Ft. Albany women’s shelter

Region 3 supports Women’s Shelter in Fort Albany on James Bay

An ENORMOUS thank you to all the Region 3 members who attended the educational weekend in Markham May 25-27th and who bought tickets for the PWC raffle, raising solidarity funds for the women’s shelter of Fort Albany, James Bay. 

Your generosity garnered a whopping $302 for our fund.
Congratulations to Wayne who won the wonderful basket and to Gus, Sandy and Amanda who won OPSEU hoodies. Well done everyone, thank you.
dora, PWC

May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

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I have sent posters and flyers to each of our Region 3 Regional offices for posting in recognition of the day, so please look for them when you are visiting.
here is an excellent video to commemorate this year’s day…please share widely with others.
In solidarity, dora PWC