On Thursday January 28, Providence, RI Mayor Jorge Elorza visited the five New England UFCW Presidents to show his support for our members and their families during contract negotiations with Stop & Shop. We appreciate this show of support from the Mayor, who acknowledges the hard work of our members and understands that good jobs lead to strong communities.
From Left to Right: President Dan Clifford of UFCW Local 1459, President Tom Wilkinson of UFCW Local 371, President Tim Melia of UFCW Local 328, Mayor of Providence Jorge Elorza, President Jeff Bollen of UFCW Local 1445, and President Mark Espinosa of UFCW Local 919.
Mayor Elorza’s support of our members and their families continues to prove that our communities recognize the importance of the hard work our membership puts in day after day at Stop & Shop. As ever, our strength is in our unity, and our unity is our strength. Continue to stay strong.
The Negotiating Committees from UFCW Locals 328, 371, 919, 1445, and 1459.