September 2012

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PUBLIC MEETING

PUBLIC MEETING

Public Meeting: This Sunday, October 14, from 3:00-4:40PM, join us for a public meeting.  We will be at the Sheet Metal Workers Local 36 Union Hall (2319 Chouteau Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63103). For more information, call the MCU office at 314.367.3484 View Flyer Here

MCU Trivia Night a Success

$10,000 Raised at Trivia Night ………………………………………………………………………… On September 8th, 200 people came to support MCU by participating in a night of trivia.  But this was not just a night of fun and games, as we were able to raise $10,000 dollars to support MCU.  Thanks to everyone that came out in support and celebration of [...]

Ballot Initiative Fight is Far from Over

Ballot Initiative Fight is Far from Over

For months, we worked tirelessly to collect thousands of signatures that would cap the interest rate that Payday Lenders can charge. Seeking to bring fairness to the pay-day loan industry, we faced an opposition unrestrained by money, morality, truth, or concern for the economic dignity of our brothers and sisters.  Despite the thousands of petitions [...]

Foreclosure Work Pays Off

Foreclosure Work Pays Off

Mediation Keeps Families in Homes – – “The people in our congregations are surrounded by empty houses. We have congregations who have lost people who have had to move away. So it was a very close issue for all of us. And we wanted to do something” said  MCU leader Susan Buerkle to the St. [...]