Bringing August Heat!

This August all L.A. County members were encouraged to wear their official "Raise up ALL of LA County" sweatbands everyday while on the job to show their Local 721 unity.  And they're stepping up! Do your part by Read More...

Tentative Agreement for LA City Contract Heading to Members!

After well over a year of LA City Contract Negotiations, the Coalition of LA City Unions have announced a tentative agreement between the City of Los Angeles and the Coalition of LA City Unions.The tentative agreement brings the long and arduous battle for a fair contract one step Read More...

Whittier College Adjuncts Win First Union Contract

Congratulations to SEIU Local 721 Adjuncts at Whittier College who just ratified their first union contract!Highlights of the three-year term contract: • Increase in Pay - Pay goes from $1150/credit hour to $1300/credit hour in Fall 2015, $1450 in Fall 2016, and $1550/ Read More...

Bringing the Heat in August

Four months have passed since L.A. County contract negotiations began, and the County has failed to present a fair deal at the bargaining table. Enough is enough! We can't afford to wait any longer for the County to get it together, so this August we're bringing the heat Read More...

SEIU 721 Tri-Counties Stewards BBQ and Summer Meeting Gets Cooking

Over 20 Stewards from across Tri-Counties gathered for their monthly meeting and to enjoy some BBQ On July 21 at our Ventura office. Stewards were joined by other 721 leaders including executive board and regional council members and regional staff. Stewards came from throughout the Tri-Counties Read More...

Raising Up DCFS Social Workers!

Raise Up All of LA County has been bargaining since March and the County still hasn't come to the table with a fair deal to alleviate the DCFS understaffing or with a strategy to deliver more Read More...