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It's that time of year again - time to prepare and file your taxes!  Members may be eligible for free tax preparation assistance.  Check out the following links to see where programs are available in your area!


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Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 UFCW Charity Foundation Scholarship Program.  This scholarship is open to UFCW members or their immediate family members who want to further their education and demonstrate a commitment to their communities and to UFCW values.  The deadline to apply is May 12, 2019.  Be sure to visit for more information and to apply today!

Check back soon for information on our own scholarship program!  Applications will be available soon.  Contact your Union Representative for more details!




The 8th annual UFCW 1439 and Sunrise Dental Charity Sporting Clay Shoot will be held on May 18, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Landt Farms Sporting Clays, 11829 North Landt Farms Lane, Nine Mile Falls, Washington. Please see the flyer below for more details.

Proceeds from this event benefit Sunrise For Children, an anti-human trafficking NGO, and UFCW 1439's Membership Assistance Program.

Space is limited!  If you are interested in participating, be sure to contact Sandra Huggins at (509) 328-6090 or


Applications are now available for UFCW 1439's educational scholarship program for 2018!  Four $500 scholarships and two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. Recipients will be notified no later than Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

Active members of UFCW Local 1439, their spouses and/or their dependents are eligible. The applicant must plan on attending an accredited college/university, community college or technical/trade school for the next academic school year. Undergraduate and graduate students are also eligible.

Please see your Shop Steward or Union Representative for an application.  Applications may also be found on the UFCW 1439 website on the Forms and Documents page in the Members section.  You will be required to register for the new website to access the application if you have not already signed up.  You can contact Leslie Cowin at (800) 359-1439 or with any questions.

Applications must be received no later than Friday, April 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

While you're at it, don't forget to apply for the UFCW International Scholarship!

The UFCW Charity Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for 2018. Several scholarships will be awarded to UFCW members or their unmarried dependents, up to $8,000 each!

All applications will be due by May 13, 2018.  For more information and eligibility requirements, please visit

Stay tuned for UFCW Local 1439's own scholarship awards!  information and applications will be available in late February. 

Welcome to Our New Website!



Welcome to the new UFCW 1439 website!  For those of you familiar with our old site, you know we were definitely due for an much-needed upgrade.  We hope you find navigating our home on the internet to be a straightforward and informative experience!

All active members - be sure to register so you can access the Members portion of the site for access to the Events Calendar, important links, forms and other information.  NOTE - your login information from the old site will not work and you will need to register again for this new website.

We plan to expand and improve this site as time goes on.  If you have any comments or suggestions on how to make our website better, be sure to drop us a line!