Crystal Gardner, a case manager, helped organize workers at the UCAN social service organization | Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Sun-Times
The case worker was instrumental in helping unionize workers at the UCAN social service agency for the first time in its 150-year history. It was a long time coming.
When Crystal Gardner and 200 of her UCAN coworkers won their union fight in March 2018, AFSCME Council 31 became the first union to ever represent employees at the Chicago-area social service agency...
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