UFCW 21 - A Voice for Working America

To build a powerful Union that fights for economic, political and social justice in our workplaces and in our communities.


UFCW 21 Members Leaflet MultiCare

UFCW 21 Members leaflet outside MultiCare's Tacoma General, Allenmore Hospital and Covington Medical Center.

“It was great to see so many co-workers and community supporters out at the leaflet. Let’s keep sticking together to protect ourselves and our patients.”                  —BARGAINING TEAM

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Bargaining Update
To Take Action

Our union member Bargaining Team held another session with MultiCare Management on December 4. One of several key points of discussion was on our proposal to develop a fair process for co-workers to join and stay in our union. 

Our efforts to win a fair contract are based on the values that we all deserve the right... 
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When we work together to raise standards for Walmart workers, we help all workers in America. The message from each community this Black Friday was a message of support for Walmart workers who work for the largest employer and the wealthiest family in the US, but who still struggle to make ends meet. The actions call on Walmart to provide workers with fair pay for hard work, full time hours, respect, and to end the retaliation against workers who speak out for an improved workplace. Here in Washington State, working with all the other UFCW locals and over 50 community organizations, other unions, and many hundreds of local supporters, we collectively took action at all 64 Walmarts in our state. Find out more at:


Providence Sacred Heart Tech

Our Union Bargaining Team had two sessions in the past two weeks with Providence Sacred Heart Management. Many questions have arisen in these sessions that need answers, so we have made a series of information requests ranging from Ebola response protocols to outsourcing of work with Inland Imaging. Read More...

Draper Valley Farms Workers
Overwhelming YES Vote on New Contract!

On Saturday, October 18 UFCW 21 members overwhelmingly voted to ratify a new three year contract with Management. After rejecting an unacceptable contract offer and forcing Management to meet our demands on health care we were able to secure a fair contract. Read the details.


Sample Information Request Letter to our Health Care Employers

Read It Here.

Health Care Survey on safe working conditions.




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