Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

Women’s Caucus March meeting to feature State Rep. Winnie Brinks

GRAND RAPIDS March 17, 2017– The March meeting of the KICLC Women’s Caucus will feature guest speaker State Rep. Winnie Brinks (D-Grand Rapids). She’ll be speaking about her work on legislation for … Continue reading

March 17, 2017

KICLC endorses Bryant for Kent County Prosecutor

GRAND RAPIDS September 30, 2016– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council announces today that it has endorsed Alida Bryant in the race for Kent County prosecutor. Bryant has served more than 20 years … Continue reading

September 30, 2016

KICLC endorses Courtade, Lynn, Allen, Melton and Baker for Kent County commission

GRAND RAPIDS September 30, 2016– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council announces today five more endorsements for Kent County commission. In June, the KICLC endorsed Carol Hennessy and Phil Skaggs. The latest endorsements … Continue reading

September 30, 2016

September food truck to be held at City Life Church

GRAND RAPIDS August 31, 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, September 15, … Continue reading

August 31, 2016

List of Labor 2016 endorsements for West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS August 8, 2016– [Updated October 3, 2016] The following are candidates endorsed by the Kent-Ionia Labor Council for the November 2016 elections. We will be updating the list … Continue reading

August 8, 2016

June food truck provides food for over 200 people

GRAND RAPIDS June 20, 2016– The West Michigan labor community, partnered with Heart of West Michigan United Way, held its June food truck at City Life Church in Grand Rapids last week, where 227 people … Continue reading

June 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

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

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

Public Service Caucus to discuss GRPS contract fight in May

GRAND RAPIDS April 27, 2016– The KICLC’s Public Service Caucus will hold its May meeting this Tuesday, May 3, at 6pm at the Kent-Ionia Labor Center, 918 Benjamin NE in Grand Rapids. Anyone … Continue reading

April 27, 2016

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
616-456-8233
info@KICLC.org