7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund coordinating efforts with South Texas leader

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, August 29 ó Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa has directed international union staff to provide all necessary support to members impacted by Hurricane Harvey and the resulting floods.

Robert Mele, Joint Council 58 President and Local 988 President, is currently assessing the best ways that the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund, Joint Councils and Local Unions can provide support to our members and retirees affected by this unprecedented storm. Also, Teamsters Local 988 is preparing a staging area for disaster relief supplies at the union hall and will be providing meals to members and retirees.

Letís support our Brothers and Sisters in Texas during their time of need ó Joint Councils, Local Unions and members can make donations directly to the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund and the funds will be earmarked for assistance to members impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Credit card contributions can be made by going to Teamster''''s Disaster Relief webpage, here. Checks can be directed as follows:

Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund
c/o International Brotherhood of Teamsters
25 Louisiana Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001


Applications for disaster relief will be posted as soon as they are made available. For more information, click here.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
bentley@ble-t.org

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2018 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen NEW SERVER

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

AAR reports rail traffic for the week ending February 17, 2018
BNSF sent crews into a treacherous Stampede Pass blizzard, union tells WA lawmakers
TSB: Canadian railway accidents increase
Opinion: Ignore the circus. Hereís whatís really going on with PTC
Day of Action set to bring workers together
New Amtrak commuter train servicing Ventura, Santa Barbara areas ready to roll in April
Charleston maritime agency sees inland port costs soar on unexpected expenses
Philadelphia building fire affects Amtrak, local train service
Q&A: RRB reports performance under Customer Service Plan
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines