Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

New York Times: Autoworkers are leading the way on raising middle class incomes

GRAND RAPIDS October 29, 2015– The New York Times recently published an editorial which acknowledges the huge gains made by the UAW in their recently-ratified contract with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles … Continue reading

October 29, 2015

Represent your union this Halloween at Trunk ‘n’ Treat event

GRAND RAPIDS October 22, 2015– The A. Philip Randolph Institute of Grand Rapids is organizing a “Trunk ‘n’ Treat” event this Halloween, as a safe alternative to trick-or-treating for kids … Continue reading

October 22, 2015

West Michigan public employees invited to post-election round-table discussion

GRAND RAPIDS October 21, 2015– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council is inviting all west Michigan public employees to a meeting at the Kent-Ionia Labor Center on Wednesday, November 4 at 6pm. At … Continue reading

October 21, 2015

October food truck serves over 80 families at Kent-Ionia Labor Center

GRAND RAPIDS October 19, 2015– The West Michigan labor community, partnered with Heart of West Michigan United Way, held its October food truck at the Kent-Ionia Labor Center in Grand Rapids last week, … Continue reading

October 19, 2015

Sen. Bernie Sanders writes letter urging The Rapid to honor its employees’ pensions

GRAND RAPIDS October 12, 2015– As members of ATU Local 836 continue to fight with The Rapid to preserve their pension, one Democratic candidate for president has come out in strong … Continue reading

October 12, 2015

EVENT: Women’s Caucus to tour Women’s Resource Center of Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS October 9, 2015– The KICLC Women’s Caucus will be taking a special field trip this month– to the Women’s Resource Center of Grand Rapids. The Caucus decided last … Continue reading

October 9, 2015

Metro Retirees of Kent County hold meeting third Thursday of every month

WYOMING October 8, 2015– The Metropolitan Labor Union Retirees Council of Kent County (part of the Kent-Ionia Labor Council, AFL-CIO) invite any union retirees to our monthly meetings held on the third … Continue reading

October 8, 2015

Food truck locations set for October, November and December

GRAND RAPIDS October 1, 2015– Each month, the west Michigan labor community partners with a different church to host a Feeding America mobile food pantry, and union members from across west Michigan volunteer their … Continue reading

October 1, 2015

Kent-Ionia Labor Council

The Kent-Ionia Labor Council, AFL-CIO is a coalition of west Michigan labor unions in Kent and Ionia Counties, based in Grand Rapids.

Address, phone, email

918 Benjamin NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503