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With the vacancy created by the retirement of UAW Vice President and Director of the Ford Department Gerald Kariem, the UAW International Executive Board has unanimously elected UAW Region 1A Direc

Registration is now live for the 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference! This year, the conference will be held Jan. 15–16 and will be free for all participants, but you must register to attend.

Detroit - “UAW members negotiated and ratified a path to seniority status in the 2019 National Negotiations and because of their contract, 650 members will gain seniority status and benefits this month. This life-changing event is a testament to our members' hard work as permanent temporary employees and the power of collective bargaining that created this defined path for them to seniority status.”

Sisters and Brothers,

I'd like to wish everyone a Happy New Year. 

In Solidarity,

Brett Whyde

UAW Local 1216 President/Building Chairman

UAW FnG Council President 

Sisters and Brothers,

I would like to wish everyone a fun and SAFE New Years Eve. I will see everyone next year haha....(bad Dad joke)

In Solidarity,

Brett Whyde

UAW Local 1216 President/Building Chairman

Sisters and Brothers,

I would like to wish all of my UAW Family a Merry Christmas. Stay Safe and God Bless.

In Solidarity,

Brett Whyde 

UAW Local 1216 President/Building Chairman 

My Sisters and Brothers,

I know I have said this many times in the past 12 months, but I can’t think of anything that sums up more about what 2020 has shown us and it is this: I am so proud of each and every one of you and of this union for the strength, the courage, the sacrifice and the sheer will to stand together against the unimaginable hardships that 2020 threw at us all. As far as I’m concerned, it is SOLIDARITY at its finest. And it is the heart and soul of this union.

Ray Curry, Secretary-Treasurer, UAW What is the distance a good deed can travel? What does a warm bowl of soup mean? What does a warm bed mean? A new bike or a kind gesture from a stranger?
Whether you're just looking for the perfect stocking stuffer or want to fundraise for your local union this holiday season, the Union Sportmen Alliance's 2021 Calendar is a great choice: