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Installation of President John M. Grant

On October 4th, John Grant was elected President of UFCW Local 770. The Board of Local 770 unanimously voted to have former Secretary-Treasurer Grant fill the remaining term of retiring President Rick Icaza. The Board also voted Kathy Finn to the position of Secretary-Treasurer and Cheryl Butler to the position of Recorder.

In a meeting opened with an invocation by civil rights icon Reverend James Lawson, Grant was sworn in by over a dozen union members, community leaders, and retirees.

In his remarks President Grant recommitted the union to preserving and advancing the dignity, rights, and wages of our members and retirees, as well as partnering with our community to improve the lives of all workers.

His full speech can be viewed below or on the UFCW Local 770 facebook page.