Improving the quality of life for workers in Victoria, B.C. since 1918

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Free Swim at the Crystal Pool and BBQ Pictures

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CUPE Local 50 BC Day Celebrations

CUPE Local 50 to Celebrate 100 Years of Representing Workers and Serving the Community with a Free Swim and Barbecue at Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre VICTORIA, BC – To…
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CUPE Local 50 recognized at the BC Legislature

CUPE Local 50 was recognized yesterday at the BC Legislature for 100 years of representing members. The following is the Hansard transcript: Hon. H. Bains: In the gallery today are 12 members…

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The History of CUPE Local 50

The story of Local 50 is more than the story of the 55 men who met one evening in 1918 and formed a local of the Civic Employees’ Protection Association. It is the story of those men and the ones who came after – the story of fathers and sons. It is also the story of a fight for women’s rights in the workplace – the story of brothers and sisters. It is a story of working with other organizations and within the community – a story of family.

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