WELCOME TO OUR NEW UNIT 5
DETROIT CHASSIS MEMBERS!
FEED THE NEEDY FOOD
DISTRIBUTION: Bagging and distribution of the “Feed the Needy” Thanksgiving dinners
was done at the union hall on Monday, November 21st. This year approximately
$12,000 was raised, making it possible to feed over 415 families. Much thanks
to Amy Jaynes-Brown and so many other volunteers and donors that make this such
a successful distribution every year.
MARY LEE TUCKER
CLOTHE-A-CHILD COLLECTION: Our annual collection will be held next Tuesday, December 20th
in the plant. In past years, employees at the Ohio Assembly Plant have been the
largest contributors to the Clothe-A-Child Collection. Please remember to bring
a cash donation.
ANGEL TREE: All gifts for the Angel Trees must be turned
in by December 14th.
1 Christmas / New Year paid holidays: Ohio Assembly Plant will
shut down for the Christmas holiday period on Friday, December 23rd
(at the completion of the 3rd shift) and will not resume normal
production until Tuesday, January 3rd. It is important that you
understand the general eligibility rules on Christmas holiday pay:
1. A seniority employee absent without excuse on either the last
scheduled working day prior to or the next scheduled working day after the
Christmas holiday period shall be ineligible for one of the holidays for
which he/she would otherwise be eligible in the holiday period.
2. If an eligible employee misses both the scheduled day before and
the scheduled day after, he/she will not be eligible for any Christmas holiday
3. Seniority employees who have gone on sick leave during the
workweek prior to or during the workweek in which the holiday(s) falls shall
receive pay for such holiday period. A seniority employee who is on sick leave
when the holiday(s) occurs, who would return to work following the holiday(s),
but during the week in which the holiday(s) falls, shall receive pay for such
THE UAW RECREATION
COMMITTEE IS SPONSORING CAVS VS. OKC NIGHT on Sunday January 29, 2017 at 3:30
are on sale now until December 23rd (or until sold out) and the cost
per ticket is $87.00 for seats in section 133, rows 28, 29 and 30. A drawing
will be held for 15 kids ages 15 and under to have a chance to be on the court
with players during the National Anthem. Recreation Committee Member Brooke
Jesse will be selling tickets by the cafeteria on Friday, December 16th
from 2-6 PM. If you are unable to purchase tickets on that day, please contact Pedro
Natal or Brooke Jesse. If you’re unable to reach them, contact Bill Samples
UNION OFFICES CLOSED: UAW Local 2000 and all UAW International and
Regional Offices will be closed from Monday, December 26th through
Monday, January 2nd and will reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd.
HUMAN RESOURCES AT OHAP will also be
closed throughout the entire Christmas holiday period.
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: The next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, January 8th at 2:30
PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe
Road, Sheffield Village.
The Executive Board, Chairpersons, Committee Structure, Appointees and
wish you and yours a safe and happy holiday season.