Lucky Meat Apprentices Receive Back-Pay Checks

UFCW Local 5 President John Nunes and union representative Marla Donati present a back-pay check to apprentice meat cutter Eraldo Costa de Jesus.

UFCW Local 5 President John Nunes and union representative Marla Donati present a back-pay check to apprentice meat cutter Eraldo Costa de Jesus.

Apprentice meat cutter Eraldo Costa de Jesus was the first of several apprentice meat cutters at Luckys to receive back-pay checks. Brother Costa de Jesus had his hours improperly frozen and not counted toward raises or journeyman status. Shown in the picture presenting the check for $12,464.10 are union representative Marla Donati and UFCW Local 5 President John Nunes.