CUPE 4163 deducts $1.00 from each member’s pay in the month of November each year. The money generated from this makes up the foundation of CUPE4163 Social Justice Fund. The intent of this fund it to help those in need in the global and local community. Half of the Social Justice Fund is distributed from a vote at the Fall Semi Annual General Meeting and the other half at the Spring AGM. Members are encouraged to bring forward their nomination for which charity should be the beneficiary of this fund. A single beneficiary for the Fall will be chosen by vote at the AGM, Friday October 31, 2014.
To nominate a charity, you are restricted to writing two paragraphs about the charity and why you are nominating it. Nominations received prior to October 28, 2014 will be provided to the AGM for consideration. You will be allowed a 1 minute speech on your nomination prior to the vote at the AGM.
To nominate your favourite charity email the office:
Vote at the SAGM – Friday, October 31, 2014 @ 2PM