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Honor a Veteran this Memorial Day – Flags of Freedom 2022

Flags of Freedom is a grand, two-week display of 600 American flags hosted by United Way of the Plains and IAM District Lodge #70. We invite you to participate by purchasing a dedication in honor or memory of a veteran in your life and by visiting the field of flags. Purchase a dedication in honor […]

2022 Guide Dogs of America Annual Golf Tournament – June 4, 2022

Registrations and sponsorships are available now for our district’s largest fundraiser of the year. The 2022 Guide Dogs of America Annual Golf Tournament is being presented by District Lodge 70, Local Lodge 839 Community Services Committee, and Local Lodge 774. The registration deadline is May 20, 2022. To learn more about Guide Dogs of America […]

30th Annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive on Saturday, May 14, 2022

Let’s show @lettercarriers some support and solidarity in their mission to #StampOutHunger, it’ll be super easy: Just leave non-perishable food donations next to your mailbox Saturday, May 14, and your mail carrier will take care of the rest!   Kansas Food Bank Facebook Video

IAM Disaster Relief

The IAM Disaster Relief Program is here for members who may have been affected by the April 29, 2022, tornado that hit Andover, Kansas. If you have been affected please review the document below. Members and their families can call 2-1-1, the United Way of the Plains, for additional resources. To make a donation to […]

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, April 30

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, April 30 The day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs while educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Here are the current collection locations: Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office • Household Hazardous Waste – 801 W. Stillwell […]

WHLF Workers Memorial Dinner – Thursday, April 28

On April 28, the unions of the AFL-CIO will observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job, and to organize the fight for safe jobs. We will come together this year to call for action on hazards that cause unnecessary injury, illness, and death. We will stand united […]

District Update

Wichita Area Union Label and Service Trades Council’s 40th Annual Chili and Hobo Supper

Tickets to attend the “40th Annual – All You Can Eat Chili and Hobo Supper” are available from any Wichita Area Union Label and Service Trades Council delegate. Event Date: Saturday, May 14, 2022, in Machinists Hall, 3830 S. Meridian, Wichita, KS. 67217.

44th Annual Community Services Conference – Save the Date

If you’d like to attend the 44th Annual Community Services Conference in Wichita this August, save these dates!

Officers for the Kansas Labor Caucus and AFL-CIO Meet in Topeka for a Washington Day Event.

Local Lodge 774 Chartered in February of 1942 – Celebrating 80 Years

Join Local Lodge 774 celebrating 80 Years of “Justice on the Job and Service to the Community”.

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IAM Visits the White House- Deadline to Register for the IAM Legislative Conference-IAM Rail Division Leaders Attend FRA Meeting

PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN, VICE PRESIDENT HARRIS, LABOR SECRETARY WALSH HOST BALTIMORE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY EMPLOYEE AT WHITE HOUSE AFTER HARD FOUGHT CAMPAIGN TO JOIN MACHINISTS UNION: Baltimore County Public Library employee Jaimie Caldwell, a new member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), recently met at the White House with President Biden, Vice […]

New York State Council Comes Together for Political Action

The New York State Council of Machinists recently came together in Niagara Falls, NY, to map out the political action plan for locals and districts throughout the state. New York Machinists State Council president Dominic Taibbi kicked off the meeting with a powerful lineup of speakers that included IAM Eastern Territory General Vice President David […]

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