PSA Shop Steward Class

April 19, 2019 Admin 0

“I wanted to share with you a photo of the First Union Steward class that myself  and seven others attended this week ( Wednesday and Thursday) at our Local “Victory 1725 Lodge” in CLT.  This was a great class to be a part of.  We all learned about our IAM union and how we can be better stewards for our members, be better communicators, and help to build and strengthen a spirit of cooperation between the Union and Management.  

This course helped us define some objectives, and some of our different rolls and responsibilities as a steward.   I wanted to … Read More...

2019 IAM Transportation Conference Report

April 17, 2019 Maureen Kelly 0

IAMAW Transportation Conference

The delegates to the IAMAW Transportation conference from LL 1725 want to express our appreciation for your selection and decision to send us to represent this local. Each and everyone of us in attendance were honored to serve this membership with integrity and solidarity.  Your delegates are President, Craig Vanderhoof; Vice President, Joe Behan; Recording secretary, Helena Thornton; Secretary Treasurer, Gary Winchester; Grievance Committeeman 142, Ken Coley; Grievance Committeemen 141, Daryl Current, Mike Knoble, & John Wilkinson; Conductor/Sentinel, Maureen Kelly; and Mark Heim. 

First I have to brag about our local for a moment as we have … Read More...

Community Service Committee Meeting

April 13, 2019 Helena Thornton 0

The Victory Lodge 1725 Community Service Committee will hold a meeting immediately following the regular lodge business meeting this Thursday, April 18th, 2019.

Anyone who is interested in getting involved with one of our lodge’s community service projects is welcome and encouraged to attend.

Please contact Helena Thornton at rs@vl1725.org if you have any questions!… Read More...

Informational Picketing – CLT – March 28, 2019

March 29, 2019 Admin 0

Informational picketing sessions were held Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Association members from IAM Victory Lodge 1725, along with General Chairs from District Lodges 142 and 141 and TWU members from around the country picketed at the Departures area of the airport terminal and the entrance to the airport at Little Rock Rd and Wilkinson Blvd.

Our members held signs and banners reinforcing our positions on the outstanding issues in our contract negotiations. Crews from several local news stations covered the event and our members were grateful for not only the news coverage but also the … Read More...

2019 Adolph Stutz Memorial Scholarship Open for Applicants

March 8, 2019 Admin 0

Sponsored by DISTRICT LODGE 141

2019 Adolph Stutz Memorial Scholarship Application

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 Eligibility

This essay competition is open to children, spouses and dependent grandchildren (as defined by the IRS) of members with one year or more of good standing (as of June 1, 2018) in District Lodge 141 who are graduating high school seniors or who are currently enrolled full time and/or commencing college full time. The competition is also open to any members with one year or more of good standing (as of June 1, 2018) in District Lodge 141 who are enrolled … Read More...

3rd Annual Guide Dogs Charity Golf Tournament

February 22, 2019 Admin 0

Victory Lodge 1725, the Young Workers Committee and the Women’s/Human Rights Committee are excited to announce our 3rd Annual Guide Dogs Charity Golf Tournament.

When: Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Where: Harry L. Jones Golf Course – Charlotte, NC

Please see the poster below for all the details and check out the Google Map below it for the location of the golf course.

We can’t wait to see you there!

District Lodge #142 Scholarship Competition with Application

February 1, 2019 Admin 0

01/31/2019

The following is a basic format for the year 2019 District Lodge #142 Scholarship Program and is intended for the guidance of all members and legal children of members who may be eligible to participate in the competition.

The competition will be open to all members in good standing of District Lodge 142  as of February 1, 2019, as well as their legal children who are 2019 graduating high school seniors. The winners of the competition will receive scholarship tuition.  The first prize will be $2,500.00 and several additional $1,000.00 scholarship tuition awards. This money will be paid directly

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DL 142 2019 Scholarship Competition

January 25, 2019 Admin 0

01/25/2019

The following is a basic format for the year 2019 District Lodge #142 Scholarship Program and is intended for the guidance of all members and legal children of members who may be eligible to participate in the competition.
The competition will be open to all members in good standing of District Lodge 142 as of February 1, 2019, as well as their legal children who are 2019 graduating high school seniors. The winners of the competition will receive scholarship tuition. The first prize will be $2,500.00 and several additional $1,000.00 scholarship tuition awards. This money will be paid directly
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Call Today to Stop the Government Shutdown

January 25, 2019 Admin 0

01/24/2019

Dear Sisters and Brothers,
Today, the Senate will vote on bill H.R. 268. If passed, this bill would allow the government to reopen while negotiations continue.

Lawmakers have the power and the responsibility to do what’s right. They need to bring 800,000 federal workers back to work and pay those who are working without pay.

That’s why I am urging IAM members to call their senators today and tell them to support H.R. 268 (Amendment #6), because federal workers, including thousands of IAM and NFFE-IAM members, absolutely cannot afford to be out of work any longer.

TAKE ACTION: Call Read More...