Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Ontario

September 07, 2011 15:21 ET

CUPE Ontario President to join college support staff on picket lines at George Brown

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 7, 2011) - Canada's largest union, the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) and CUPE Ontario President Fred Hahn will join striking college support workers at a rally at George Brown College tomorrow morning.

Hahn will join the rally to express CUPE's support for the workers in their struggle to get a fair contract from colleges across the province. More than 8,000 support workers are on strike at 24 community colleges.

Who: Fred Hahn, President, CUPE Ontario
What: Union Solidarity Rally for OPSEU college support staff
Where: George Brown College – Casa Loma Campus
(160 Kendal Ave., just south of Davenport), Toronto
When: Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011 at 8:00 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
    Craig Saunders
    CUPE Communications Representative
    416-576-7316