On July 22nd, 2021 a group of Milwaukee Art Museum staff delivered a “Say Yes” petition to members of the Art Museum’s Senior Leadership Team. Over 80 current and former MAM staff signed the petition calling for MAM to take their workers’ bargaining priorities seriously. MAM workers deserve a fair contract now!
MAM Workers Present Bargaining Petition to Museum SLT
Milwaukee Art Museum Workers Launch Mutual Aid Effort
Workers at the Milwaukee Art Museum have launched a mutual aid effort in order to help their co-workers impacted by COVID-related furloughs, lay-offs, and contract terminations, or who are otherwise in financial hardship. The first project of the MAM workers’ Mutual Aid Committee is to raise funds through a GoFundMe page set up to help […]
On Monday, Nov 23rd, 2020 the NLRB officially certified our Nov. 13th election results. We could not be happier! Solidarity Wins Stronger Together Courage is Contagious CERTIFIED PDF
Milwaukee Art Museum Workers Win Wall-to-Wall Union with the IAMAW
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alex Hoekstra, Directing Business Representative Cell: (920) 210-7754 Email: email@example.com Date: November 14th, 2020 Milwaukee Art Museum Workers Win Wall-to-Wall Union with the IAMAW Milwaukee, November 14th, 2020 – On Friday, November 13th Milwaukee Art Museum workers overwhelmingly chose to have a voice at their workplace when they […]
We won wall-to-wall!
We won! It is with great joy that we report the results from the union election today – we won our election with 72% of the votes cast! The professional staff voted in solidarity with their non-professional co-workers and chose to form one wall-to-wall bargaining unit with the non-professional staff by 68%. This brings to […]
Union Solidarity March!
Milwaukee Art Museum Seeks to Circumvent Union Vote
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alex Hoekstra, Directing Business Representative Cell: (920) 210-7754 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: October 22nd, 2020 Milwaukee, October 22nd, 2020 – On October 20th, 2020, the Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) filed a request to review the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Region 18’s Decision and Direction of Election in an attempt to circumvent […]
Be a Part of History at MAM
Your Vote Has Been Set!
CONGRATULATIONS! YOUR MAIL-IN VOTE HAS BEEN SET BALLOTS WILL BE MAILED OCTOBER 19th, 2020 BALLOTS MUST BE RETURNED TO NLRB REGIONAL OFFICE BY NOVEMBER 9th, 2020 AT 4:30 PM ****** INSTRUCTIONS FOR VOTING BY MAIL WILL BE INCLUDED WITH YOUR BALLOT. BE SURE TO READ AND FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. ****** THIS IS YOUR […]
Join The Wave Too!
MAM workers are not alone in their desire for a voice in how their institutions are run and in how workplace policies are crafted and carried out. The union effort at MAM is part of a larger wave of art museum organizing that is sweeping across the country. In addition to the many museums that […]