Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

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

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

Kentwood public school teachers reach three-year deal with district

KENTWOOD August 28, 2015– Earlier this week, the Kentwood Education Association and the Kentwood Public School District agreed to a three-year contract, which includes pay increases and an additional personal … Continue reading

August 28, 2015

March food truck provides food for 99 households

KENTWOOD March 25, 2015– Kent-Ionia Labor sponsored its first Feeding America food truck of 2015 last week, partnering with St. Mary Magdalen Parish in Kentwood to deliver 5,000 pounds of … Continue reading

March 25, 2015

Food truck locations set for March, April and May

GRAND RAPIDS March 2, 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 the … Continue reading

March 2, 2015