On June 15, 2021, UAW Region 2B was recognized as a sponsor for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio Run/Walk for Kids Sake. Present to accept the award were Region 2B Director Wayne Blanchard and UAW Region 2B International Servicing Representative Rich Crayon, who sits on the Board of Directors for BBBSNO.
On September 17, 2020, during the height of the coronavirus pandemic, a Special Convention was held to elect the Region's next Director at the UAW Region 2B headquarters in Maumee, OH, as well as satellite locations throughout Indiana and Ohio.