We Thank you!

Dear members, Thank you to all those that attended our CBTU 20th Annual Awards Dinner Dance & Fundraiser! It was a tremendous success. Congratulations to all of the scholarship and award recipients. If you have photos you are willing to share, please email them to cbtuontario@gmail.com and we will clean them up and add them Read more about We Thank you![…]

Thank You and New Chapter Executive Board Introduction

Greetings members, Hope your week has gone well! Firstly, I want to say thank you for your commitment to the work of CBTU.   We have been doing really good work and we will continue to organize our political influence.  We still have work to do – and as Rosemary Brown says, “We must open the Read more about Thank You and New Chapter Executive Board Introduction[…]

CBTU GMM – October 3, 2016

Dear members, In accordance with our current CBTU Chapter bylaws, we will be holding the last of three separate General Membership Meetings on October 3, 2016 to hold 3 consecutive votes on proposed changes to our Chapter bylaws (http://cbtu.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Motion-to-Change-CBTU-Bylaws.pdf). The first meeting took place in August in Montreal, and the second took place in Ottawa Read more about CBTU GMM – October 3, 2016[…]

CBTU 20TH Annual Awards Dinner, Dance & Fundraiser

Dear members, Please share this invitation with your unions, locals, units, affiliated organizations, friends, and of course family. This is our 20th year and we are extremely excited to celebrate our history with you, and present awards & scholarships to our sheroes / heroes in the community. Here are the links to the Event Flyer, Read more about CBTU 20TH Annual Awards Dinner, Dance & Fundraiser[…]

Rise Up!

“Making Our Voices Heard: Reclaiming the Art of Storytelling through Film and Print” is being offered as a workshop by CBTU at the Canadian Labour Congress Rise Up! conference (http://www.riseup2016.ca) Director/Producer Ella Cooper will showcase three episodes of Dance 4 Life (view trailer here: https://vimeo.com/178078731) and Mark Brown, will talk about his inspiration behind his Read more about Rise Up![…]

Reminder: CBTU Chapter GMM on Sept 19, 2016 in Ottawa

Dear members, In accordance with our current CBTU Chapter bylaws, we will be holding 2 separate General Membership Meetings over the course of the next 2 months to hold 3 consecutive votes on proposed changes to our Chapter bylaws (motion attached). The first meeting took place in August in Montreal, and the motion was unanimously Read more about Reminder: CBTU Chapter GMM on Sept 19, 2016 in Ottawa[…]

Come Visit Our CBTU Chapter Booth at WSF!

Our Chapter is hosting a booth at the World Social Forum in Montreal from August 10-12: please come see us! We are at UQAM in Pavillon J, on Saint-Catherine East between St-Denis and Berri (near Berri metro station). We will also be conducting a Workshop called Mass Incarceration – Modern Day Slavery, on August 12 Read more about Come Visit Our CBTU Chapter Booth at WSF![…]