The Christmas spirit is alive and well in Labrador West.
Several unions and locals from the area have come together to make this a happy holiday season for members of the United Steelworkers (USW) Local 9508.
George Kean is President of the USW Local 5795 in Labrador West.
He says unions from all over the region came together with the communities to make contributions the Local 9508 members and their families.
Kean says he sympathizes with the members who are spending their second Christmas on the picket line.