We’re excited to be attending the first ever Workers’ Presidential Summit hosted by @PhillyAFLCIO! Can’t wait to see candidates answer the real, tough questions. Register NOW –> workerspresidentialsummit.com
Brothers and Sisters, This requires your urgent action. (www.saveIBEWapprenticeships.org) The Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed a rule that would allow private entities like employers and trade associations to self-certify apprenticeship programs as Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Programs or IRAPs. IRAPs are “apprenticeship programs” that are not registered with a state or the DOL and would […]
For many years, IBEW Local has been a proud sponsor and friend of the Ronald McDonald House in West Philadelphia. The non-profit provides free housing and meals to families whose seriously ill children are receiving care at Children’s Hospital or St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. Read the full story HERE.
Philadelphia Building Trades sponsoring 2019 All-Star Labor Classic Basketball Showcase, Sunday, April 14
The Philadelphia Building & Construction Trades Council will once again be hosting the annual All-Star Labor Classic, which showcases the region’s top high-school basketball talents and features a game of Building Trades’ officials squaring off against local media celebrities. This year’s event will be Sunday, April 14th from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the […]