Goodwill workers ratify their first contract!

Last night, after more than a year and a half since they voted for union representation, the hard-working men and women at Goodwill in Festus approved their first ever union contract by 87%! We congratulate these workers on their hard-fought victory. We also thank the hundreds of supporters who contacted Goodwill CEO David Kutchback to […]

Demand Goodwill Respect Workers & Bargain A Fair Contract

Add Your Name Over a year ago, workers at Goodwill joined together and voted for a union with UFCW 655. Since that time, Goodwill has delayed bargaining for over a year to avoid paying fair wages and benefits to their employees. Now they are supporting a decertification effort. Enough is Enough. MERS Goodwill exploits workers, pays poverty […]

Fighting Union Busting at Goodwill

Fed up with workplace favoritism, sick of low wages, and poor benefits, clerks at the MERS Goodwill store in the St. Louis suburb of Festus formed a union in 2019, joining UFCW Local 655. For over a year MERS Goodwill stalled in negotiating a first contract, and then pivoted to spreading misinformation about UFCW, spurring […]