Upon tally of all eligible LL endorsement votes, the top endorsed candidates, who may appear on the final ballot, are indicated below in bold lettering. The runner-up candidates are also listed, but are not bolded. Runner-up candidates may become candidates based on the review of candidate eligibility and candidate acceptance. At the time of publication of the results below, the candidate eligibility check and candidate acceptance process is in progress. The list of candidates who will appear on the ballot may change based on this process. The final list of candidates who will appear on the ballot in … Read More...
If you need an Absentee Ballot for the 2018 Grand Lodge Elections including the endorsement vote in February and/or the election in April, please print the form below and mail to the address on the form by February 14th. You may also check with your local Grievance Committee office for a copy of the ballot.
IAM Transportation Department General Vice President Sito Pantoja has written a letter to our District Lodge Presidents and General Chairs pertaining to the new updated DOT Drug Testing Guidelines.
These new guidelines are of concern to many of our Members. The information in Sito Pantoja’s letter addresses many of these concerns. Please take a few moments to read.
Clicking the link will open the letter in PDF form.… Read More...
The holiday season is often time for family and giving to those that are less fortunate. With that being said the Young Workers Committee of Local 1725 out of Charlotte, NC, asked the Women’s/Human Rights Committee to team up and volunteer at Operation Christmas Child.
Every year Samaritan’s Purse coordinates Operation Christmas Child which sends shoeboxes of gifts to third world countries. This can only be completed thanks in large part to hundreds of volunteers each year. Last year in Charlotte alone, 2.4 million shoeboxes were processed through Samaritan’s Purse largest warehouse. This year the goal is 2.5 million
Wednesday night the IAM handed out awards for its annual newsletter and website contest. Awards are given to District and Local Lodges in the following categories:
Best Newsletter Layout and Design
Best Newsletter Feature
General Excellence for Newsletters
Best Website Layout and Design
General Excellence for Websites
Website Special Performance
We are proud to announce that our newsletter, Victory News, and editor Gary Winchester, won First Place in Best Newsletter Layout and Design. Our website, and webmaster Todd Day, picked up Honorable Mentions in the categories of Best Website Layout and Design and General Excellence for Websites.
This is … Read More...
The Women’s/Human Rights Committee would like to give you the chance to win a $50 Gift Card… Just in time for Thanksgiving!
How would you use the $50? Maybe a big, fat turkey on the table? Or maybe you’ll use it towards a little weekend getaway during the holidays?
However you decide to use the $50 Visa Gift Card you won’t have an opportunity to win unless you attend the November 9th Monthly Union Meeting at the Local Lodge. So why not come check out a meeting and learn more about your Local and everything it’s doing for you. … Read More...
Did you know that Victory Lodge 1725’s Women’s, Human Rights and Young Workers Committees are currently featured in an article on the official website of the IAM? That’s right… members of our lodge are getting national attention for the work they are doing, often behind the scenes, to server our members and the community at large.
Please take a moment and go to the link below to read the article on GoIAM.org .. and when you see members of the Women’s, Human Rights and Young Workers Committees around your workplace please tell them how much you appreciate all their … Read More...
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
The winning ticket for the toolbox raffle was drawn at today’s regular business meeting at the Local Lodge. The winner was Bill Edmond, AMT in CLT Base Maintenance. The raffle raised $2220.00 for the family of Paul Armstrong. Brother Paul worked on the Line at Charlotte and passed away earlier this year. His family asked that our Local auction his toolbox and its contents.
Thank You to all our members who purchased raffle tickets. Your generosity will go a long way to help Paul’s family pay expenses.… Read More...
The results from the September 14th Local Lodge Secretary/Treasurer Election are in. Bud Brown has been elected by the membership.
Thank You to all members who came out to vote on Thursday. We appreciate your involvement and investment in your Local Lodge.