Union Golf Tournament (with new prizes) Reminder!!

April 20, 2018 Admin 0

Calling all golfers (and golf fans) from Victory Lodge 1725! This is a reminder that our 2nd Annual Union Golf Tournament is Wednesday, May 9th at Renaissance Golf Course right here in Charlotte. We’ve added some great prizes this year so get out to the range and practice!! There are still slots available to play. Please see the posters below for more information. We hope to see you there!

 

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3rd Shift Informational Meetings Now Added!

April 10, 2018 Admin 0

Attention 3rd Shift members M&R and Fleet

Informational meeting conducted by:

Grand Lodge Rep. Tommy Regan and District General Chair Sean Ryan

April 12th 9:00 PM (Thursday night for Friday)

This additional meeting will be held at the Local Lodge:

3727 Rose Lake Dr. Suite 103 Charlotte, NC 28217

See the Flyer attached for more details

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Photos from the 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration in Memphis

April 5, 2018 Admin 0

04/05/2018

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018  marked 50 years since the assassination of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
King was shot and killed while standing on a balcony outside the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. He had traveled there for a sanitation workers strike.

A commemorative ceremony marked it as a day of remembrance, celebration and looking back on King’s life and legacy. Among those who spoke was the Rev. Jesse Jackson, one of only two surviving members of King’s entourage on the day he was shot.

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Photos from Harmony, NC Mayor Daniel Lee Matney’s visit to Victory Lodge 1725

March 11, 2018 Admin 0

03/11/2018

New Mayor of Harmony, NC, Daniel Lee Matney, is also a recent graduate of Guide Dogs of America!

Mr. Matley and his guide dog Merlin visited Local Lodge 1725 on Thursday March 8th, 2018, during the regular monthly business meeting to talk about his experience with GDA. We are honored that Mr. Matley and Merlin chose to speak to us and we are even more committed to GDA and their amazing programs.

See some photographs from Mr. Matley’s (and Merlin’s) visit courtesy of our own Lou Gilmore!

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IAM Rally in Memphis to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Death of Martin Luther King Jr.

March 9, 2018 Admin 0

03/09/2018

Members of Local Lodge 1725,

On Wednesday, April 4, 2018, the IAM will hold a rally and march in Memphis Tennessee to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. This rally and march are to celebrate his legacy as champion of not only social justice but as a champion of labor rights as well.

At the March 8th Local Lodge 1725 business meeting, the membership approved sending four eligible members to represent Local Lodge 1725 at this rally at the expense of the Local Lodge. To be eligible to participate in this event you … Read More...

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Photographs from the 2018 Shop Steward Classes

March 7, 2018 Admin 0

03/07/2018

Shop Steward classes for new stewards were held the week of February 26th at the local lodge! We had a full room every day. To see photographs from the classes please Click Here ..

And remember, when you meet your new (and veteran) stewards in the workplace be sure to thank them for what they do and give them the support they need to represent you!

Thank you to all who took part in the classes.

 

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Member Appreciation Day Raffle Winners!!

October 25, 2017 Admin 0

10/25/2017

A big Thank You to all who contributed, volunteered and came out to our 2017 Member Appreciation event at the Local Lodge last Saturday. We are already looking forward to next year’s event!

Here are your raffle winners:

$500 Lowe’s Gift Card: Mike Knoble, Fleet Service

$500 Visa Gift Card: James Morales, Fleet Service

T-Shirt Winners: Ken Everheart, Joe Nelson, Mike Crowell & Daryl Current

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IAM/AA Present Checks from the 2017 Car Show at CLT Base Maintenance Town Hall

October 18, 2017 Admin 0

 

Volunteers from the ranks of the IAM and American Airlines presented the checks today from the proceeds from the 2017 CLT Car Show!

A check for $1000 was presented to representatives from the Veteran Military Employee Business Resource Group in Charlotte

Two checks in the amounts of $6000 were presented to Snowball Express and the Gary Sinise Foundation. The checks were unveiled during the CLT Base Maintenance Town Hall Meeting and presented to VP of Maintenance Bill Cade who will deliver them to Snowball Express and the Gary Sinise Foundation.

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