Thunder Bay and District Labour Council

Service: Labour Council

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Support organization for all affiliated unions in the area
Description (Service)
  • Support organization for all affiliated unions in the area 
  • Assists affiliated unions when requested to do so at the time of a strike 
  • Supports social justice issues that affect working people
Focuses on various issues including the following: 
  • Women's issues 
  • Health & Safety 
  • Political Action 
  • Union Label 
  • Labour Education 
  • Transit Issues 
  • Law Reform 
  • Peace 
  • Historical 
  • Day of Mourning 
  • Labour Day Picnic
Hours Vary - office is operated by volunteers
Dates Jul-Aug -- non-operational
Areas Served Thunder Bay ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Must be a local union/organization affiliated with the Canadian Labour Congress
Application Local unions and organizations must apply by submitting credentials
Languages English
Fees Membership - Affiliates pay a per diem
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-2621 (leave message)
Fax 807-345-1071
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Carlos Santander-Maturana, President
Alternate Contact Marg Arnone, Recording Secretary; Phone: (Business) 807-345-2621 * (Residence) 807-625-9687; Email:
Primary Executive Carlos Santander-Maturana, President; Phone: (Business) 807-345-2621 * (Residence) 807-577-8027 * (Cell) 807-633-0297; Email:
Alternate Executive Sandra Snider, Vice President; Phone: (Business) 807-345-2621 * (Residence) 807-345-7904 * (Cell) 807-630-4751; Email:
Site Location UNIFOR Centre
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Unifor Centre
516 High St S, Lower Fl
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 3M3
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Intersection High St S and Memorial Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Affiliated unions and organizations pay a monthly per diem
Elections Jun
Meetings General membership: Monthly, 4th Thu, 7:30pm, Lakehead Labour Centre 
No meetings: Jul, Aug, Dec