Call Letters

To:     All Affiliated Local Union Officers in Region 2-B, UAW

Greetings:

The Richard T. Gosser Scholarship application forms are now available on the Region 2-B website.  Applicants must fill out pages 3 & 4 and return them to the Region 2-B, UAW Maumee office postmarked by the deadline of October 15, 2018.

Please click on links below for call letter (with test dates and notice) and application.

We are pleased to announce the University of Michigan-Dearborn-Center for Labor and Community Studies Latina/o Workers Leadership Institute.  The conference will be held September 27 - 29, 2018.  Please see the registration form for details.

Click on link below for Latina/o Workers Leadership Institute registration form.

We are pleased to announce that there will be UAW Labor and V-CAP training on July 24 and 25, 2018.  Training will take place at the Region 2-B, UAW Headquarters in Maumee, Ohio.

Please click on links below for call letter and registration form.

THE DIRECTOR’S CHARITABLE FUND, INC.
P.O. BOX 421235
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA 46242-1235 

June 5, 2018 

 TO:     LOCAL UNION PRESIDENTS, RECORDING SECRETARIES, FINANCIAL SECRETARIES, UNIT CHAIRS, CAP CHAIRS, AND RETIREE CHAIRS, UAW REGION 2-B 

Greetings: 

May 2018        

Dear Local Union Presidents: 

Pride at Work will be hosting their triennial convention August 23-25, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix.  This year’s theme is Proud & Powerful.  Early bird registration is $300, and the room rate is $119 plus tax.

 Registration is available at the following website: www.prideatwork.org/2018-convention.

Please click on link below for call letter.

May 10, 2018

To:     Presidents, Recording Secretaries and Unit Chairpersons in Region 2-B, UAW

The UAW 2018 National Veterans Conference will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center, August 19-24, 2018.

Click on the links below for call letter, registration form, and vendor display form.

May 9, 2018

Dear Local Union Presidents:

This year's Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) National Memebership Convention will be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 8-11, 2018.

To register for the conference and the hotel, go to www.lclaa.org.  Early bird registration must be received by June 25.

Please click on link for call letter.

May 11, 2018

Dear Local Union Presidents:

The 109th NAACP Annual Convention will be held in San Antonio, Texas, July 14-18, 2018 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.  The Convention's theme will be "NAACP:  Defeat Hate - VOTE."

Official Call
34th Annual UAW Civil & Human Rights Conference
August 27-31, 2018
Walter and May Reuther Family Education Center
Black Lake
Onaway, Michigan 

Greetings: 

The 34th Annual UAW Civil and Human Rights Conference will be held Monday, August 27through Friday, August 31, 2018, at the Walter and May Reuther Family Education Center.  

May 1, 2018 

To: All Region 2-B Retired Worker Chapter Chairpersons: 

We are happy to announce it’s time once again for our annual Black Lake Region 2-B UAW Leadership weeks at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center in Onaway, Michigan.

TO:      Local Union Presidents, Recording Secretaries, Chairpersons of Bargaining Committees,

            CAP Council Chairpersons and Recording Secretaries, Region 2-B, UAW

 

The 2018 Region 2-B, UAW Leadership Institute will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center in Onaway, Michigan. The Leadership Institute will be held on two separate weeks, please indicate your preference on the registration form.                                                                                            

Dear Local Union Presidents:

As you know, APRI activists and our allies have been fundamental and essential to education, organizing and moving political and legislative victories.  More importantly, we are stronger in our relationships with each other as we overcome barriers to worker unity.

TO:      Local Union Presidents, Unit Chairpersons, Unit Bargaining Committee Members, and Unit Recording Secretaries

Greetings:

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 V-CAP Raffle Drawing.  Please click on the link below to see the list of winners.

April 12, 2018

 To:  Local Union Presidents and Recording Secretaries in Region 2-B, UAW 

Greetings: 

Attached you will find the “Delegate Information Form" for the 37th UAW Constitutional Convention. Please complete one of these forms for each Delegate, Alternate Delegate, Local Union Officer, Guest or other person that will be attending the Convention on behalf of your Local Union.  This form will enable us to adequately plan activities for the 37th UAW Constitutional Convention.

April 3, 2018 

To:         Local Union Presidents, Financial Secretaries, Recording Secretaries and UAW-CAP Council Financial Secretaries in Region 2-B, UAW 

 (This training is intended for Locals who did not attend the National Financial Officers Conference) 

Greetings: 

This is to advise you that we have scheduled Financial Officer Training May 1 - 2, 2018 at the Region 2-B Indianapolis Sub-Regional Office, 2431 Director's Row, Suite G, Indianapolis, IN  46241.  

Click on links below for call letter and registration form.

April 5, 2018 

To:          Presidents, Recording Secretaries, Chairpersons of Local Unions,

CAP Council Chairpersons and Retiree Council Chairpersons in Region 2-B, UAW 

The Region 2-B, UAW Leadership Conference will be held on Monday and Tuesday, May 21 & 22, at the Park Inn by Radisson located in downtown Toledo, Ohio.  

Click on the links below for call letter and registration form.

To:     Local Union Presidents, Recording Secretaries and Bargaining Unit Chairpersons

Greetings:

I am pleased to announce the schedule for the 2018 UAW Leadership Institute which will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center (FEC), Black Lake, Michigan.  The conference theme for this year is "Leading with Vision".

To read the call letter and conference guidelines please click on the links below.

March 2018          

Dear Local Union Presidents:

The 47th International Convention of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) will convene on Thursday, May 24, 2018 and continue through Monday, May 28, 2018, in Orlando, Florida.  The theme for this year’s CBTU Convention is “47 Years Strong, From Surviving to Thriving.  The convention headquarter hotel is the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace.

March 14, 2018 

To:       Local Union Presidents, Recording Secretaries and Unit Chairpersons in Region 2-B, UAW

 Greetings: 

The 2018 UAW Health & Safety Conference will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center, Sunday, June 3 through Friday, June 8, 2018. 

The UAW Community Services Dpartment will hold its annual Community Services Conference June 24-29, 2018.  This year's conference will be held at the UAW Walter and May Reuther Family Education Center, Onaway, Michigan.

To read the complete call letter and registration form please click on links below. 

March 5, 2018 

Greetings: 

The 2018 International UAW Women’s Conference will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center, August 5 through 10, 2018.  Attendance is limited to delegates. 

Registration of delegates will be held on Sunday, August 5, 2018 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lecture Hall. 

The Conference will convene on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 5 p.m. in the Lecture Hall and conclude on Friday morning, August 10, 2018.

Please click on the links below for call letter and office form.

We are pleased to post the results of the 59th Annual Region 2-B Bowling Tournament.  Click on the links below.

March 1, 2018 

To:       All Local Union Presidents, Recording Secretaries, Financial Secretaries, and Unit             Chairpersons in Region 2-B UAW 

Greetings: 

February 13, 2018

 TO:               Local Union Presidents, Plant Shop Chairman, Civil and Human Rights Chairperson

 Greetings,

This is Our Fight

In 1968, they rallied for justice and equality. 50 years later, it’s our turn.

Please see the attached call letter.

February 19, 2018

The University of Michigan-Dearborn Center for Labor and Community Studies is holding its 2018 Michigan School for Women Workers Conference April 5-7, 2018 at the University of Michigan Fairlane Center North Building, 19000 Hubbard Drive, Dearborn. Workshops are: Women in the Trades, Workplace Violence, Local Union Administration, Unionism 101, Sisterhood and Solidarity, Print & Social Media, Public Speaking, and Financial Planning.

Conference flyer and registration form are attached below.

February 1, 2018

TO:      Local Union Presidents, Recording Secretaries and Unit Chairpersons in Region 2-B, UAW

Enclosed is the 2018 Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Scholarship Application.  You may make additional copies as needed.  This year only one (1) week session of July 22 - 27, 2018 is being offered, as indicated on the application, beginning on Sunday evening and ending on Friday morning.

Greetings Brothers and Sisters: 

The Region 2-B Retired Workers Council meeting will be held: 

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Grand Wayne Convention Center

120 West Jefferson Boulevard, Fort Wayne IN 46802

 

This letter is being sent to the chairperson only. It is the responsibility of the chairperson to notify their other board members. You may duplicate this letter or go online at region2b.uaw.org.

January 19, 2018

To:     All Local Union Presidents, Financial Secretaries, Recording Secretaries, and Local Retiree Chapter Presidents

Greetings:

The 31st Annual International UAW Chaplaincy Conference will be held at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center, April 15-20, 2018.

January 11, 2018

The time has come for us to gather together civil and human rights activists, strong labor leaders, to unite for labor rights, civil and human rights at our A. Philip Randolph Institute Midwest Region Education Conference.

Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 18, 2018

For the call letter, registration form and sponsor form click on the files below.

The Women’s Global Leadership Program (WGLP) is a four-day program to be held next year in New York City from Thursday, March 15- Sunday, March 18. The program brings together women union and labor movement leaders and activists from across the United States to learn about the global economy and strengthen organizing and advocacy skills. Participants will develop tools and contacts to advance pro-worker, pro-women policies at the local, national and global level, and learn about strategies and mechanisms to strengthen organizing campaigns that involve multinational employers.

The University of Michigan-Dearborn - Center for Labor and Community Studies presents the 2018 Black Men In Unions Institute February 8 - 11, 2018.  Click below for workshop choices and registration.

October 11, 2017

To:     UAW Local Union Presidents, Financial Secretaries and Recording Secretaries

Greetings:

The UAW Financial Officers' Conference will be held Sunday, March 18 through Friday, March 23, 2018, at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel in Orlando, Florida.

To:          All Region 2-B Local Union Presidents, Shop Chairpersons and Recording Secretaries; UAW-CAP Chairpersons and Recording Secretaries

 Greetings:

Plans and arrangements for the 2018 UAW National CAP Conference are now under way.  This Call contains related information concerning participation of delegates and spouses/companions.  

To:     Local Union Presidents, Recording Secretaries, and Indiana State CAP Chairs Region 2-B, UAW

Re:     Indiana Labor Caucus

Greetings:

The political environment in our nation and state is one that, unless checked, continuously attacks the economic and social well-being of everyday Hoosiers - especially our members and their families.  Leaders of organized labor in Indiana, including the UAW, have taken the necessary steps to address this issue head on.

To learn more click on the letter below.

Greetings:

 The 59th Annual Region 2-B, UAW Bowling Tournament will be held at Jug’s Bowling Center, 5111 Jackman Road, Toledo, 43613.  The selected weekends are:   January 27 & 28, February 3 & 4, and February 10 & 11, 2018.

Click on links below.