Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

KICLC endorses David LaGrand in special election for Michigan’s 75th House District

GRAND RAPIDS January 22, 2016– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council announced on Wednesday that they endorse David LaGrand in the special election for Michigan’s 75th House seat. Grand Rapids Democrat LaGrand is … Continue reading

January 22, 2016

Healthcare Enrollment event this Thursday

GRAND RAPIDS January 14, 2016– If you’re still without a health plan, or have questions about the Marketplace, and need some face-to-face help finding a plan that fits your needs and budget, … Continue reading

January 14, 2016

Kent-Ionia Labor’s MLK Day of Service project announced: Mobile food pantry at City Life Church

GRAND RAPIDS January 4, 2016– The Kent-Ionia Labor community held their December food truck at City Life Church in Grand Rapids, and the response was overwhelming– more than 150 households … Continue reading

January 4, 2016

KICLC’s top stories of 2015– Part I

GRAND RAPIDS December 23, 2015– As the world gets ready to shut the books on 2015 later this month, top ten lists and year-in-review stories are all around us. So … Continue reading

December 23, 2015

KICLC partners with Working America to connect workers with quality health coverage

GRAND RAPIDS November 25, 2015– Individuals and families looking to purchase health insurance on the Healthcare Marketplace for 2016 have until January 31 to find the right plan. But while the … Continue reading

November 25, 2015

Labor-backed GRPS bond proposal passes

GRAND RAPIDS November 4, 2015– Voters in Grand Rapids went to the polls yesterday to decide the fate of a $175-million 30-year school bond proposal, and by a 6-point margin, … Continue reading

November 4, 2015

KICLC strongly supports a ‘yes’ vote on GRPS $175 million bond proposal

GRAND RAPIDS September 21, 2015– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council voted unanimously last week to support the $175 million bond proposal for the Grand Rapids Public Schools. The bond will be … Continue reading

September 21, 2015

KICLC seeks union members to fill Grand Rapids commission vacancies

GRAND RAPIDS August 27, 2015– The city of Grand Rapids currently has 27 vacancies on 11 of its city-wide boards and commissions, and has launched an effort to fill those … Continue reading

August 27, 2015

EVENT: August Women’s Caucus meeting agenda set, political campaigns to be discussed

GRAND RAPIDS August 10, 2015– The Kent-Ionia Labor Council Women’s Caucus’ next meeting is scheduled for this Tuesday, August 11, 5:30pm at the Kent-Ionia Labor Center, 918 Benjamin NE in Grand Rapids. On … Continue reading

August 10, 2015

West Michigan Central Labor Council approves name change

MUSKEGON July 31, 2015– At the July meeting of the West Michigan CLC, a name change was approved. The West Michigan CLC will now be known as the Lakeshore CLC. … Continue reading

July 31, 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