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Founders Day Foundation Festival

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We need volunteers to make this successful

Please contact Kristah Barnette at 502-582-3508 ext 609 or KBarnette@ufcw227.org if you can donate an hour or two of your time Aug 12th.


Admission and Events

Suggested Donation of $10 per person will cover lots of fun and food including a Fried Chicken Dinner. Wear the kids out on the obstacle course and bouncy house, then cool them off inside with face painting and crafts. Don't miss the chance at the dunking booth with some of your favorite Area Reps in the tank.

At the silent auction you can bid on some awesome outings.

Live Music by local Union Members is a must see and hear at the Festival.

All proceeds benefit the UFCW Foundation.  For more information about the foundation visit us at www.ufcw227.org/latest-news/

Let us know you're coming!  Members that RSVP before August 9th will be entered in a drawing for 2 Kings Island Tickets (must attend event to qualify for drawing). Click below to RSVP.  


Cornhole Tournament

Join us for our Founders Day Cornhole Tournament open to members and their guests.  Prize awarded for 1st place and bragging rights. The entry fee is $20 per team of 2.  Please click on the link below to provide us with your team information.  All entry fees need to be given to your rep to hold your spot.  Deadline for sign up is August 6th, Sign up today! :) 


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Kroger Experience Credit

Did you have some experience prior to coming to work for Kroger?  This experience can relate to customer service, cashier, specialized departments etc.  You could be missing out on some wages that you are entitled to.

Local 227 Experience Credit Guidelines

1. Past comparable experience may be considered for experience credit. Experience credit is granted based on full six-month increments. Do not round up (example: 11 ½ months experience will receive the 6 month rate).

2. Experience credit form must be filled out completely and signed by the store manager (district manager if applicable). a. If store manager is absent or unavailable, a co-manager may sign in place of the store manager along with a note stating the circumstance as to why they are signing.

3. Requests will not be approved without store manager’s signature. Requests for more than 36 months will not be considered without district manager approval.

4. Experience credit requests shall NOT be submitted for courtesy clerk applicants. Refer to contract language Article 4.