Our Thanks to YOU
Thanksgiving is a day to show our appreciation and be grateful for what we have. SEIU Local 521 staff and leaders would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the work you do every day for our communities.
It’s also a day to remember the history of labor and the improvements unions brought to our lives. Click here for 36 reasons to thank your union.
Reward the Good Employers
Many of us take for granted our day off on Thanksgiving. But for thousands of workers, their employers expect them to show up to work. Click here to see the retail chains that would rather make a few extra dollars in extra revenue than provide employees with a day to spend with loved ones. We will be joining other labor unions in boycotting them and hope that you do too. Click here to see the 40 retail chains that are putting people above profits.
Before you put together your Thanksgiving dinner shopping list, check out AFL-CIO and Labor 411 shopping lists of union-made food and other items that are essential to a traditional family Thanksgiving feast.
Your Union Membership Benefits At Work
On Black Friday, think about using your union membership benefits on SEIU Save & Click Program or UnionPlus.com. Not a full-dues paying union member yet? Join today!
Did You Know?
Some Native Americans do not celebrate Thanksgiving. It’s a time of mourning to many of them; the reminder of the genocide of their people and the theft of their land. Learn more here.