CBTU Canada Statement-The Passing of Fred Upshaw

  The Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU)–Canada Chapter sends its deepest condolences to the family and to all those affected by the passing of Fred Upshaw. Fred Upshaw was best known as the first African Canadian Trade Unionist to lead a major Canadian Union.  Fred Upshaw shattered the glass ceiling when he was elected National President of[…]

Sisters For Olivia Breakfast and Canvass

Dear members, please… Volunteer! The Sisters For Olivia Breakfast and Canvass will take place on Saturday Oct. 25th at the Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, 9:30am. If you wish to volunteer, contact Carrol Anne Sceviour. Additional information is on the flyer. Vote Olivia Chow for Mayor! This is a CBTU Ontario Canada Chapter co-sponsored[…]

CBTU Chapter GMM Sept 10, 2014

Dear members, Our CBTU Ontario Canada Chapter will be holding its next General Membership Meeting on September 10, 2014, at the OFL, 15 Gervais drive, Toronto. The meeting shall commence at 6:30pm, and the tentative agenda shall be distributed soon. If you require access by phone, please contact a member of the board to ensure[…]

CBTU Chapter GMM June 9

Please note that the next Ontario Canada Chapter GMM will be held at the OFL Building, 15 Gervais Drive, Toronto, on Monday, June 9 at 6:30pm. The conference bridge info will be distributed closer to the date by email to anyone replying requiring the information. Thank you! https://www.facebook.com/events/650218435037707/ Share

CBTU Chapter GMM

Coalition of Black Trade Unionists – Ontario Chapter General Membership Meeting Date:Monday March 10, 2014   Location: OFL, 15 Gervais Drive, 8th Floor, Toronto Time: 6:30 P.M.-8:00 P.M. Dial-In Coordinates for out-of-province CBTU members are available by contacting a board member by email or phone. Share

CBTU Co-Sponsored BHM Event!

On February 23, 2014, come celebrate Black History Month at the OFL with a viewing of the documentary Colour Me, and enjoy a lively discussion with members of the community afterwards. Registration is available at: http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/colour-me-tickets-10175223367   The poster is available for viewing through the link below. Colour Me – The Film Share

CBTU Chapter GMM

There will be a CBTU Ontario, Canada Chapter General Membership Meeting held on Monday April 22, 2013 at 6pm at the OFL on 4th floor. Please mark it in your calendars. We look forward to seeing you all there! If you require participation by telephone due to distance, please drop us a line for us to[…]

Where’s Our Obama Event a Great Success!

Over 50 people from a variety of communities and unions gathered together to have an inter generational discussion on race and racism within the Canadian political system. Many thanks to the co sponsors of the event: CBTU Ontario Men’s Committee along with PSAC Workers of Colour Caucus coordinated and hosted the event. Co sponsors were[…]