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  • 2023 OPSEU Local 101 Scholarship Recipients!

    Local 101 is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023 scholarships: Coleton Racine Markus Simic Saverio Rennert Nickolas Wright Scott Ellsworth Kennedy MacKinnon Reese Brode Ethan Lawhead Madison Beltran Adam Kobrynovich Caleigh Kloppenburg Madilyn Herbert Noelle Dumo Morgan Smith Luka IgnatovskiThe Scholarship recipients are children or grandchildren of OPSEU Local 101 members, who are…

  • 2023 Donations Recipients!

    We are proud to announce the recipients of the OPSEU Local 101 donations for 2023! Each year, our elected Donations Committee disperses $5000 to various local charity organizations. Click on each recipient below to learn more about the important work they do in our community! Trans Wellness Ontario WETRA (Windsor Essex Therapeutic Riding Association) Feeding…

  • Congrats to OPSEU Local 101 award recipients!

    Let’s take a moment to congratulate some of our amazing Local 101 members on a job well done! Over the past year, three of our OPSEU Local 101 members received the Platinum Jubilee Pin In Honour of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The award is an opportunity to recognize individuals who have dedicated themselves…

  • Celebrate all Health Professionals this week in June!

    (reposted from www.opseu.org) Every year, in the third week of June, we celebrate the incredible efforts of Ontario’s diverse health professionals and their unstoppable determination. And this year – with Bill 72 introduced in the Ontario Legislature – we’re one step closer to having Health Professionals’ Week officially recognized! In the meantime, we continue to…

  • Save the Date! Region 1 BBQ on August 18th

    Hello OPSEU Local 101 members!We hope to see you out our Region One BBQ! There is also a Community Block Walk for our Developmental Service Locals on June 20th on Behalf of R1 Mobilizer Jackie Campbell.Community Block Walk: TELL PREMIER FORD: IT’S TIME TO STAND UP FOR THOSE WHO UPLIFT OTHERSTuesday June 20th 2023  5:00pm-7:00pm…

  • June is National Indigenous History Month!

    June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada, an opportunity to learn about and celebrate the unique cultures, traditions and experiences of First Nations, Inuit and Métis. It’s a time to honour the stories, achievements and resilience of Indigenous Peoples and bring awareness to the issues Indigenous communities continue to face. June 21st will be…

  • June kicks off Pride Season!

    Pride Season is a term that refers to the wide range of Pride events that take place over the summer (June to September) when 2SLGBTQI+ communities and allies come together to spotlight the resilience, celebrate the talent, and recognize the contributions of 2SLGBTQI+ communities. OPSEU Local 101 supports our 2SLGBTQI+ community and recognizes the importance…

  • Educationals in June for Region 1 OPSEU members!

    Want to get active and learn more about how to participate in your union? Consider attending the upcoming Region 1 Educational on June 24 and 25, 2023 at the Best Western Guildwood Inn, Sarnia. Topics offered are: BPS Benefits and Appeals: Helping Members Navigate through the Fine Print Political Action for Union Activists Taking Action…

  • May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

    OPSEU Local 101 celebrates the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. This day was created to mark the World Health Organization’s (WHO) important step to declassify homosexuality as a mental disorder, on May 17th, 1990. Every year, advocates around the world call on local authorities, decision-makers, and the public to recognize and support the…