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.
Operating Engineers Local 701 made its 87-acre training facility available to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Department for training.
More than 300 labor leaders, elected officials and others attended the annual awards event.
A contingent of 60 union women dressed as Rosie the Riveter was one of three union entries in this year’s Rose Festival parades.
More than $128,000 has been donated to the families of two ironworkers killed in an April 27 tower crane collapse in downtown Seattle.
A record 139 bowlers representing nine union-sponsored teams raised $8,441.
A new committee wants to figure out what it will take to get more women and minorities to join — and remain — in United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 290.
Local labor unionists pledge solidarity after the union hall is targeted by a right-wing group.
The 2018 Presents From Partners event: Thousands of toys, 170 union volunteers, and 650 children.
Local SAG-AFTRA president Robert Blanche is battling complications from a double lung transplant.
Union volunteers coordinate with caseworkers in Gresham to compile a list of “needs” and “wants” for foster teens in their care.