Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

Fundraiser at Beltline Bar to raise money for food trucks

GRAND RAPIDS May 31, 2016– Have dinner out at the Beltline Bar on Tuesday June 7, between 5 and 9pm, and 15% of your bill will be donated in support … Continue reading

May 31, 2016

May food truck serves 90 households

GRAND RAPIDS May 20, 2016– The West Michigan labor community, partnered with Heart of West Michigan United Way, held its April food truck at New Life Church of God in Christ in Grand … Continue reading

May 20, 2016

Stamp Out Hunger campaign brings in 108,000 pounds of food locally

GRAND RAPIDS May 16, 2016– This year’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive lived up to its name. On Saturday, letter carriers collected more than 108,000 pounds of food donated by Grand … Continue reading

May 16, 2016

May food truck to be held at New Life Church of God in Christ

GRAND RAPIDS May 13, 2016– Any residents needing food assistance this month can stop by New Life Church of God in Christ, 1072 Jefferson SE in Grand Rapids on Thursday, May 19, … Continue reading

May 13, 2016

Stamp Out Hunger food drive this Saturday, May 14

GRAND RAPIDS May 11– On Saturday, May 14, the Grand Rapids letter carriers will once again take part in the nationwide Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Their goal: to collect 70,000 … Continue reading

May 11, 2016

AFL-CIO Organizing Institute coming to Kent-Ionia Labor Center in July

GRAND RAPIDS May 10, 2016– The AFL-CIO’s Organizing Institute (OI) will be rolling into west Michigan this summer– and if you’re looking to learn the ins and outs of union organizing, … Continue reading

May 11, 2016

KICLC endorses Brinks, LaGrand in state house races

GRAND RAPIDS May 3, 2016– Last month, delegates to the Kent-Ionia Labor Council endorsed State Reps. Winnie Brinks (D-76) and David LaGrand (D-75) for re-election this November. Brinks, who has … Continue reading

May 3, 2016

West Michigan labor’s spring golf outing returns, benefiting Labor Heritage Society of West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS May 2, 2016– Brothers and sisters, come on out for a great day on the golf course with the west Michigan labor community! On Saturday, May 21 at … Continue reading

May 2, 2016