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.
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The 23rd annual Muscular Dystrophy Labor Bowl raised $11,202.
Organized labor is a major participant in the United Way fundraising campaign.
Kids get fishing rods and reel in trout at the annual event.
A fishing fundraiser aids a union-sponsored guide dog charity.
Congressman Kurt Schrader was a guest at the annual pin awards dinner.
Free comedy show and ‘thank-a-worker’ events take place during Portland Jazz Fest.
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.