In Canada, the average CEO makes about $40,000 a day. That’s how much the average Canadian earns in a whole year. Today, the gap between rich and poor is as wide as it was in the 1920s. Although Canada’s economy has grown significantly over the last 15 years, most of the benefits of growth have gone to the very wealthy.

SEIU launched its Fight4Ontario campaign in 2012 to raise awareness of the disparity in Ontario’s wealth. We aim to bring more power and higher wages to Ontario’s workers, in recognition of their contribution to Ontario’s economy.

Our Goals:

  • Demonstrate our unity and strength as we prepare for bargaining.
  • Represent the work we do and the challenges we face in our workplaces.
  • Empower our membership.
  • Show employers, politicians, and the public we will fight for a fair society.

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