This fonds consists of the administrative records of the conception of the Service Office Retail Workers Union of Canada (SORWUC) Local 7 in Ottawa from its beginnings in 1982 as part of reason for change particularly addressing inequality faced by women in the workplace in various aspects. It features correspondence, advertisements to join the union, pieces of bargaining and negotiation, member contact information. Also included are resources such as newspaper clippings, pamphlets, booklets, buttons, and articles on various subjects as used and promoted by members of SORWUC.
Service, Office and Retail Workers of Canada (SORWUC)
This series consists of general information related to SORWUC as a national union. It contains a constitution document, information on SORWUC's history, samples of collective agreements, newsletters, handbooks.
Updated news presented to a collective group of members about individual Local groups, financial reports, conference pamphlets, and reports on conferences. The file includes 1984 National Convention program.