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.
Plumbers 290 and Fire Fighters Local 43 tied 0-0 tie at the annual “Broom Ball” Winterhawks match.
“Presents from Partners” is an annual holiday party for children of out-of-work union members.
IBEW Local 280 raises money for animal shelters.
Union musician Norman Sylvester played pro bono for the cause.
Union electricians install half a million lights, and fiberoptic and animated displays, each year.
The annual event is now in its 71st year.
A new monument marks the grave of eight Chehalis girls killed in a 1911 fire at Imperial Powder.
‘Cool Schools’ project gets $15 million boost from union funds.
The conservation group is recruiting union members who like to hunt, shoot, and fish.
Nearly 200 attended NOLC’s annual Labor Appreciation and Recognition Night dinner. Congressman David Wu was the guest speaker.