|UAW Region 1|
Charles E. Hall was elected director of UAW Region 1 by delegates to the UAW’s 35th Constitutional Convention on June 16, 2010, in Detroit.
We are pleased to invite you to attend the Region 1 Solidarity Riders’ “Black Lake Run” on Saturday, September 12, 2015, and returning on Monday, September 14th. The attached flyer may be duplicated and posted. You should plan on arriving and assembling at 8:30 a.m. Kickstands up at 9 a.m. sharp!
We will enjoy a long weekend of riding in the Upper Michigan Straits. After departing Region 1 we will make a brief stop at Flint’s "Bikes on the Bricks”; then, on to the UAW Education Center in Onaway, MI (a 259 mile day with stops every 1 ½ hours). On Sunday morning, we will tour northern Michigan and ride about 200 miles with a visit to the Ocqueoc Falls, a ride along Lake Huron, crossing the Mighty Mack and then to the Tunnel of Trees. The group will depart Black Lake on Monday, September 14th to head home.
The cost per room at Black Lake is $75 per night for double occupancy. All meals and incidentals are each individual’s responsibility. No lost time will be paid.
If you should have any questions, you may contact Tony Feyers at 586-427-9200.
"We are Family...Community ~ Faith ~ Labor"
The UAW will be joining other international unions, along with more than 40,000 union members and their families, on Monday, September 7, 2015, for the Metro-Detroit AFL-CIO Labor Day Parade.
This year, Region 1 will stage on Michigan Avenue between Trumbull and 14th Street. (see attached map) It is of the utmost importance that you arrive on time at the staging area and line up in local union numerical order (from lowest to highest). Staging will begin at 7:00 am and the parade will commence at 9:00 am.Read more >>>
The 2015 International Union, UAW Veteran’s Conference will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center from Sunday, October 11 through Friday, October 16, 2015.
The conference registration fee is $600. Checks should be made payable to 2015 UAW Veteran’s Conference and sent with the enclosed Registration Form, NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2015 to:
Tony Feyers, International Representative
PLEASE DO NOT FAX OR MAIL REGISTRATIONS
As you know, working men and women in Michigan have taken a beating in recent years. In an attempt to combat the attack on the working class, UAW Region 1 is once again sponsoring our V-CAP Dollar Drive Sweepstakes. Read more >>>
PROTEST THE REPUBLICAN $134 MILLION CAPITOL VIEW BOONDOGGLE
We are pleased to announce that UAW Region 1 will be hosting our 16th Annual Car Show to be held on Sunday, September 20, 2015, with all proceeds are used to help area Veterans and their families.
Registration is $20.00 at the door ($18.00 pre-registered). Registration Form attached.
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The Walter and May Reuther Family Education Center is accepting applications for its campground.
Applications are good for the 2014 season. The campground is open from May 1st through November 9, 2015, with UAW members having a two (2) week maximum stay per year. Read more >>>>Read more >>>