Unions are about family, community, and workers looking out for one another. In the Building Community section, we report on union volunteer work, charitable activity, and outreach in the community.
The plan, conceived last spring, was for union pension funds to finance a multi-story union-built project.
Eighty-five bowlers representing 21 union-sponsored teams raised $8,536.52 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association April 9.
A fund has been set up to help the family.
Thirty IBEW Local 48 volunteers put in over a million LED lights.
This year’s union-management charity events raised $293,000 for children’s charities.
Volunteers fix up homes to prevent evictions in a manufactured home community.
Since its formation three years ago, the program has awarded $64,550 in scholarships.
Machinists Lodge 63 and Machinists District W24 raised $4,400 for Guide Dogs of America Aug. 27 at the Chuck Drake Memorial Guide Dog Dash motorcycle poker run. Guide Dogs of America was founded by the
Union clay shoot raises funds for charities
Every year on Labor Day, union members come together to celebrate family and community. Here are this year’s events.