News : It's Official: Workers at West Branch Meijer Choose Union Representation

It's Official: Workers at West Branch Meijer Choose Union Representation

4/22/2022 5:00:00 AM

Workers at the Meijer store in West Branch are the latest to officially unionize with UFCW 951.

The 248 new members from West Branch join the close to 28,000 current members of UFCW 951.


Below are some common questions that new union members have asked concerning the representation process. For answers to general questions about UFCW 951, visit our FAQ page by clicking here.



Who is the union representative at my store?

Your union representative is Christina Harp. You can reach her at 1-800-999-0951 ext. 112 or email her at christina.harp@ufcwlocal951.com.


Who is my union steward at my store?

There is currently one union steward at your store, Constance Bazzy. There will need to be additional union stewards added in the store, across all shifts. If you are interested in becoming a steward, please contact Christina. Your union stewards will be the people you can reach out to on a daily basis for help with problems in your store.


Where is my union contract?

UFCW 951 union representatives will be distributing the contract in your store. Please reach out to your rep, Christina Harp, if you have not received a contract and would like one.


Am I a member now? When do I start paying dues?

You now have all of the contractual rights of a UFCW 951 union member.  Dues will not start until 3 months after the opening of the store.