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Updated April 11  2015



                  Red Shirt Wednesday
     Wear your Red UAW shirt on                       Wednesday   to  show 


                UAW Local 5285 Family Picnic
                     May 30 2015 
         To celebrate UAW Local 5285
                25 th Anniversary 

      The UAW Picnic will be at Karyae Park Outdoor Center ,
              4227 Linwood Road , Gastonia , NC 28052  

                              11:00 am - 4 PM  
                     Guest speakers 11:30 - 12:30 
                      Lunch will be served at 12:30


                                 Monthly Union Meeting    


Retiree Meeting.                       April.    14. 2015           
Union Meeting                          May       9   2015
UAW Picnic                              May      30  2015

The following Standing Committees will meet after each regular monthly Union meeting

  • Veterans  ...  Chair -   Billy Stephens
  • Chaplaincy....  Chair -  Gary Roseboro
  • Education ...   Chair -   Tammi Love 
  • Womens  ...   Chair -   Stacey Hinson 
  • The Civil and Human Rights  Committee  will meet  the Thursday before each  regular monthly Union meeting . Meeting Place is in the  Cafeteria at Mt Holly Plant                                                                                                                                      

    March On Washington 2013


    March On Washington 2013


    •    Local 5285 at the 50th Anniversary of "I have A Dream Speach"

      March On Washington 2013 

  • UAW Color Guard
      UAW members pose for group picture before the lineup
    NASCAR Hall of Fame

      UAW Local 5285 Color Guard led the  Labor Day Parade 

    President Barack Obama came to our Plant in 2012

    We marched in the Selma to Montgomery March in 2012

    Selma to Montgomery Alabama March 

             Tillis protest in Belmont NC   

    Tillis Protest  in Belmont NC

    Supporting the Buy American Campaign at Charlotte NC

    Smithfield workers supporting UAW in North Carolina Rally 


    Labor day parade in Charlotte NC

    Washington DC Rally for Workers rights


    Hickory NC Rally for Workers Rights 

    UAW Local 5285 went to Virginia to support 2069 in the Volvo Strike 


    We went to the US Capitol to support workers rights 


    Labor Day Parade


    Labor Day Parade

    Obama Visit 


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