General Membership Meeting

Local 1857
General Membership Meeting

Friday, November 2nd — KCLS Service Center
Food at 6:30pm, business meeting 7:00pm

 

Come find out more about how to make our union stronger and ways to talk about union successes with your co-workers. Peter Hasegawa, Organizing Director at MLK Labor will be our special guest speaker.

Nominations for 2018-2019 Officer Elections will be taken at this meeting.

2018-2019 Officer Elections

The following positions will be open for nominations at the November 2nd General Membership Meeting:

  • Vice President (two-year term)
  • Secretary (two-year term)
  • Librarian-at-large (one-year-term)
  • LTA/LA-at-large (one-year-term)
  • PSA-at-large (one-year-term)
  • Page-at-large Position 1 (one-year-term)
  • Page-at-large Position 2 (one-year-term)
  • Maintenance Worker-at-large (one-year-term)
  • All Other Classifications-at-large (one-year-term)
  • Trustee (three-year term)

Nominations can be made at the November 2nd General Membership meeting at Service Center, or by contacting Election Committee Chair Elaine Ang at elaine8789@hotmail.com

Elections will take place by US Mail during the month of November.
For more information about the open positions, see below:

Continue reading “2018-2019 Officer Elections”

Union Leave Bank Hours Needed

you_are_the_unionDonate some of your vacation hours to our Local 1857 Union Leave Bank in October! These hours make sure our dedicated officers and union stewards are fairly compensated for the time they put in for the benefit of all. As an incentive for this important Union resource, each one hour donation to the Union Leave Bank  will earn an entry to be  put in a drawing for one of three prizes. The first prize will be a $25 Starbucks Gift Card plus Union swag, the second prize will be a $15 Starbucks Gift Card plus Union Swag, and the third prize will be a $10 Starbucks gift card plus Union swag. Talk to your Union Stewards for more information.

Print out the Union Leave Bank transfer form here.

Local 1857 Annual Picnic

Local 1857 Annual Picnic
Saturday, August 4th, 4-8pm

Crossroads International Park
16140 NE 8th Street
(At the picnic shelters closest to NE 8th)

Please join Local 1857 for food, beverages, and fun!
Children, friends, and family of members welcome.

Burgers, hot dogs, and beverages provided by Local 1857.
Bring a potluck dish to share if you’d like.