Welcome to UFCW Local 653

Dislocated Workers Program-Rapid Response Team, Wilson-McShane, and more were onsite Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Click below to view the letter from President Matt Utecht and pictures from the event.

Dislocated Workers Letter from President Matt Utecht

New UFCW and AFL-CIO Scholarships Posted - Click Here!

Health & Welfare and Pension

For information regarding your health insurance or pension.
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Why Union? The Union Benefits

When workers stick together as a union, they have bargaining power.
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Hall 653 For Your Next Event

Beautiful setting for any wedding, meeting or event. Up to 350 guests.
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UFCW Mourns the Loss of International Vice President Chad Young (Click here for full article.)



Marc Perrone Elected President of 1.3 Million Member United Food and Commercial Workers International Union

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All Local 653 Members..Good News!

Hy-Vee Drops Out of Maple Grove Proposed Site!

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2014 Dislocated Worker Job Fair

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 your 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 eventstournamentsscholarshipsticket drawings and access to Ours ResortCamp 653 and our Hall 653 banquet facility.

list_desi.jpg Union meetings will be held the first Monday of every month (October - May) starting at 6:30 p.m. Join us to find out more current information regarding your union. 

Union Plus Everyday Savings

UFCW Local 653- Thank you so much for the gift cards I received at the Health Fair. I thought the Health Fair was a huge success. It was informative and fun. The free immunizations were great! I hope you continue to have the Health Fair. Thank you again!

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