Why Join A Union

Why Join A Union

The future of working families depends on a united voice that can stand up to powerful…

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Union Member Benefits

Union Member Benefits

Union members are not only in a better position to get better wages, benefits and working Union…

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Health & Welfare and Pension

Health & Welfare and Pension

The future of working families depends on a united voice that can stand up to powerful interests.

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Stay at Ours Resort

Stay at Ours Resort

A beautiful, private, six cabin resort on Lake Superior owned and operated year round by UFCW…

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Upcoming Events

Jun

21

2018

Retiree Meeting

Join other UFCW Local Retiree's at the monthly meeting!

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Jun

24

2018

Twin Cities Pride Parade

Join UFCW Local 653 as we celebrate Pride in the 2018 Ashley Rukes LGBTQ Pride Parade this year! Bring your fellow union members, wear our union’s colors and let’s march! We'll also have the Local 653 banner! We're marching with the Minnesota AFL-CIO again this year!! Specific lineup location will be posted soon at www.mnaflcio.org/events when that information becomes available. Political candidates must have their own parade unit separate from ours.

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Jul

04

2018

Independence Day

Local 653 office closed

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UFCW Local 653

Welcome to UFCW Local 653

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 653 represents many jobs, including grocery store workers, nursing home employees, exposition services and paramedic ambulance employees. Strong, active and informed members are essential to the strength of our union. With the participation of our members, the union is able to gain for improved wages, benefits and working conditions. UFCW Local 653 is proud to offer members monthly newsletters, special events, tournaments, scholarships, ticket drawings and access to Ours Resort.

Union meetings will be held the first Monday of every month (October - May) starting at 6:00 p.m. Join us to find out more current information regarding your union.

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UFCW Local 653 News

Shop Union this Father’s Day!

Let’s celebrate Father’s Day together! From our union family to yours, he… [+]

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Now Hiring! Union Grocery Jobs

Many of our Local 653 union grocers are hiring! Our union jobs offer competitive wage… [+]

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Another Secure Union Retirement: Congrats to 653 Member Marie Camp

After 36 years in the retail grocery industry, Local 653 member Marie Camp has retire… [+]

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