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Past Profiles

Black History Month Member Profile: Hidi Frazier of Local 1996

February 29, 2016

  As the UFCW continues to honor Black History Month and reinforces its commitment to racial and economic justice, we’re asking members why these issues matter to them. Hidi Frazier of Local 1996 has worked for Kroger in Georgia for 15 years.  As a Deli Manager, she oversees both the deli and bakery, trains new associates, takes inventory, and makes orders. […]

Black History Month Member Profile: David Montgomery of Local 655

February 24, 2016

As the UFCW continues to honor Black History Month and reinforces its commitment to racial and economic justice, we’re asking members why these issues matter to them. David Montgomery has been with UFCW Local 655 in St. Louis, Missouri for 15 years. David spends his days as the floral warehouse supervisor, coordinating various arrangements to […]

Black History Month Spotlight: An Interview with Robin Williams, UFCW International Vice-President

February 23, 2016

As part of our ongoing celebration of Black History Month, we sat down with UFCW International Vice President and Director of the Civil Rights and Community Action Department Robin Williams to talk about the important relationship of the labor movement and the achievements and contributions made by African Americans. What does Black History Month mean […]

Member Spotlight: Kristen Clark, Meijer Grocery Store

December 21, 2015

Sometimes the smallest gestures can make the biggest difference. It’s not easy to be personable, upbeat, and polite every day and all the time doing any job, but that’s what’s expected out of cashiers to give great customer service. However, Kristen Clark, a UFCW Local 75 member, who works as cashier at an Ohio Meijer […]

Local 1776 Highlights Hard-working Members on Local Radio

December 8, 2015

Since October, UFCW Local 1776 has partnered together with a local radio station, WMGK, to highlight a Local 1776 member every month who has gone above and beyond to service customers and their communities. Local 1776 represents 21,000 Pennsylvanians who work hard to serve in their communities and neighborhoods at Acme Markets Fresh Grocers, ShopRites, PA Wine […]