Job Description for United Way labor liaison for Jackson County

AFL-CIO – Michigan United Way of South Central Michigan (UWSCM) and Huron Valley Area Labor Federation (HVALF) seek a Community Services Liaison (CSL).  The CSL will work closely with both organizations to implement the work plan for Jackson County, Michigan that they jointly develop.  With UWSCM, the CSL will be part of the Resource Development and Community Investment teams, with a focus on promoting United … Continue reading Job Description for United Way labor liaison for Jackson County

HVALF 2022 Endorsements

Below is a list of the candidates who have gained the endorsement of the Michigan AFL-CIO (for state-level races) and the Huron Valley Area Labor Federation (for local races). Michigan Statewide Races Governor Gretchen Whitmer Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson Attorney General Dana Nessel Supreme Court Richard Bernstein Supreme Court Kyra Harris Bolden State Board of Ed Pamela Pugh State … Continue reading HVALF 2022 Endorsements

HVALF Open Letter to UMPNC Nurses

Dear Michigan Medicine nurse and union member, We are reaching out to you as your union brothers, sisters, and siblings in the Huron Valley Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO. We understand that you are facing an upcoming election that could determine your future for decades. We encourage you to stay with your current union and to protect your contract by voting for the “Michigan Nurses Association … Continue reading HVALF Open Letter to UMPNC Nurses

HVALF Resolutions July 2021

Resolution At our July 6, 2021 monthly meeting, HVALF Delegates passed the following Resolution: Delegates to the Huron Valley Area Labor Council (HVALF) have learned that some of our sisters and brothers in the Michigan Nurses Association University of Michigan Professional Nurses Council (MNA UMPNC) have recently stopped paying dues, thereby quitting their union. We strongly urge our MNA UMPNC sisters and brothers to remain in … Continue reading HVALF Resolutions July 2021

HVALF Statement on U-M Regent Ron Weiser

U-M Regent Ron Weiser’s recent remarks to the North Oakland Republican Club are the latest in a series of statements and actions that are incompatible with the values and mission of a public university such as the University of Michigan.  The threats of violence towards five democratically elected officials are particularly abhorrent and have no place in a university dedicated to the open pursuit of … Continue reading HVALF Statement on U-M Regent Ron Weiser

NOW HIRING: Field Coordinator

February 3, 2021 — The Huron Valley Area Labor Federation (HVALF) is hiring a Field Coordinator to assist in implementing labor’s agenda in our region. The Field Coordinator will work in a six-county region that encompasses the HVALF’s four counties (Washtenaw, Livingston, Jackson, and Hillsdale) and the two counties overseen by the Monroe/Lenawee County AFL-CIO Central Labor Council (MLCLC). The Field Coordinator will report on … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Field Coordinator