September 2012

SEIU President Mary Kay Henry Phone Banks With ULTCW Members

President Mary Kay Henry being trained by ULTCW member Yolanda Polanco

Over the weekend, SEIU International President, Mary Kay Henry stopped by our Oakland, CA office to phone bank alongside ULTCW members.

The goal: educate voters on the importance of voting YES on Prop 30 and NO on Prop 32.

ULTCW member and activist, Yolanda Polanco trained Mary Kay on the scripts and phone banking guielines before Mary Kay Henry hit the phones with 40 Nor Cal ULTCW members who came to the Oakland office, some from as far as Ukiah.

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ULTCW Members Featured in L.O.V.E. Music Video #EmbraceYourPower

“L.O.V.E – Let One Voice Emerge” is a non-partisan campaign to reach out to un-registered female voters in the U.S. and ULTCW members had the opportunity to be a part of this critical campaign. See them representing the voices of working women in the music video featuring hit artists Fergie, Keke Palmer, Patti Austin, Siedah Garrett, Sheila E, Brenda Russell, Judith Hill, Lalah Hathaway, and Jenna Ushkowitz. The video is directed by David Galvez, Jr.

If you don’t know where to vote on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, find your polling place here:  http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/find-polling-place.htm

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Monterey County Votes YES on New Contract

Today, Monterey County Home Care Providers signed their new contract. The new contract extends their current wages and expands healthcare coverage.

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