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Please be advised that the Saturday January 19, 2019 General Membership Meeting has been cancelled due to a strong winter storm which is predicted to impact the Chicagoland area on Friday evening through Saturday afternoon.
The meeting will be rescheduled for a later date. Details will be emailed and posted online.
Let's get in gear for the New Year with fresh and new ideas and welcoming new members! Bring a new member to the February 16, 2019 First Quarter General Membership Meeting and be entered into a special raffle!
The First Quarter Meeting will be held from 10 am until 12 noon at Local 731, 1000 Burr Ridge Parkway, Burr Ridge Illinois. Refreshments will be served.
For more information please contact Diahann Goode 312-735-5738
APPLY NOW for 2019 Women's Committee Scholarships!
The Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women's Committee scholarship program is aimed at assisting Teamsters who are continuing their education. The Women's Committee will award one $2,500-dollar first place scholarship and four $1,000 runner-up scholarships to members who demonstrate a desire to excel and reach their education goals.
All applicants must be current dues paying Women's Committee members and Teamster members in good standing and must be enrolled or enrolling in an undergraduate college, university or community college program, graduate school or trade, technical or vocational program. Women and men are eligible to apply. Additionally, applicants must submit an essay on the topic: “How are women the new face of labor unions?”
Completed applications and essays must be forwarded to the applicant's local union for verification of Teamster membership, and the local union will submit the paperwork to the Women's Committee. The deadline for applications is Feb. 15, 2019.
Additionally, scholarship winners will be the guests of honor at the Women’s Committee’s Seventh Annual Gala Dinner Dance on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Capri Banquets & Catering 6240 Joliet Rd, Countryside, IL 60525
CLICK HERE to download a Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women's Committee 2019 Scholarship Application
CLICK HERE to download a Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women's Committee scholarship requirements
CLICK HERE to download a Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women's Committee membership form
For more information, contact Lisa Beecher of the Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women's Committee at 219-670-4024 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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