Our Locals provide the connection between our work, our membership and our engagement within the community. We are proud of the work they do every day on the job and in the community. Use the links below to read more about each of our Locals’ efforts.
Each year, on the Saturday before Labor Day, Local 225 hosts a family event for members, retirees, their families, and Council representatives. The 2017 event was a huge success! Click here to read more about the event.
Local 225’s 300–Hitters are stepping up to be leaders on the job site.
June Breakfast Plans! 300 Hitter & 3rd Year Apprentice Leaders
Join us on Saturday, June 23 for another Local 256 300-Hitter & 3rd Year Apprentice Leadership Breakfast!
We will hold the meeting at Western Sizzlin, 997 Sunset Boulevard, Jesup, GA 31545.
As always, we welcome your spouses, so please RSVP by Friday, June 22 to Brett A. Hulme at firstname.lastname@example.org or 404.293.3596
Breakfast starts at 8 a.m. and we hope to see you there!
Local 256 Answers Call to Help Local Church Recover from Hurricane Damage
Carpenters from Local 256 went above and beyond recently to help the Calvary Baptist Church in Brunswick, GA after it incurred major flood damage from Hurricane Matthew. Here’s a great video that outlines the project. Congratulations to these outstanding men and women for their dedication and love of community!
Local 256 Journeymen Leaders have formed a 300-Hitter Committee and are already helping to grow the Local’s positive image. At their first monthly breakfast meeting, the leaders agreed to seek candidates to support for this fall’s municipal races, and collect suggestions for community projects that will be completed this year. Excellent work, all!
July Leadership Committee Meeting Set for July 17
Please join us on Tuesday, July 17, for our 300-Hitter & 3rd Year Apprentice Leadership Meeting. We are offering two meeting times: One at Noon and one at 6:30 p.m. Both meetings will be held at the Local 283 Union Hall.
We encourage you to bring your spouses! Because food will be provided, please be sure to RSVP by Monday, July 16 to:
Member leaders of Local 283, both 300-Hitters and 3-Year Apprentices, recently went to the Richmond County Neighborhood Associations Alliance monthly meeting in Augusta, GA. and had the opportunity to educate those in attendance about the benefits of joining the carpenters union.
Political, Retention and New Contractor Committees
Local 283’s 300–Hitters are providing the extra effort to serve on political, retention and new contractor committees. These brothers have accepted the commitment that accompanies being a 300–Hitter and are putting action to that commitment by helping to grow Local 283.