Christmas Minumum Wage Campaign
Fairview Mall, Bay entrance (near bus depot) Distribute candy canes, have $14 Now holiday cards filled in to send to Premier Wynne Dress up as an Elf, Mrs Claus, Santa or a Reindeer Community Positive, Kid Friendly Last month the growing province wide campaign visited 60 MPPs! Poverty Makes Us Sick (PMUS) and allies were able to secure the full endorsement of Kitchener-Waterloo NDP MPP Catherine Fife. MPP Fife is the Labour and Economic Development Critic and has demonstrated her commitment to winning Fair Wages. Our strong local efforts are seeing great successes. Labour activists led a delegation to Liberal MPP John Milloy’s office. MPP Milloy has yet to endorse the campaign. We applaud MPP Fife for her integrity and for her commitment to serving the community in tangible ways. This month let's flood Premier Wynne with greeting cards demanding an immediate increase in minimum wage. $14 Now! Fair Wages Now!
The Waterloo Region mobilization of the Campaign to Raise the Minimum Wage is co-facilitated by Poverty Makes Us Sick with the endorsement and support of the Waterloo Region Labour Council and Kitchener Ontario Animal Liberation Alliance in coordination with Workers Action Centre.