Now is the Time to Prepare for Hurricane Dorian

The strengthening Hurricane Dorian is expected to make landfall in the southeastern U.S. sometime this Labor Day Weekend, potentially affecting lives in the region for years to come. Now is the time for those in the hurricane’s path to make preparations for their safety and evacuation, if necessary. This is also a time to remind … Read more Now is the Time to Prepare for Hurricane Dorian

Enroll Now for the IAM Community Services Program

The IAM motto is “justice on the job, service to the community.” Attend the IAM Community Services Program September 29 – October 4, 2019 at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood, MD and learn how to help your local fulfill that motto. Participants will learn how to establish a community services committee … Read more Enroll Now for the IAM Community Services Program

Help Needed for IAM Members Affected by Hurricane Florence

Just days after Florence slammed into the North Carolina coast, the monstrous storm’s havoc continues to spread across much of the eastern United States. With a toll of more than 30 lives lost and floodwaters rising, it will take months to assess the brunt of its impact. Hurricane victims include Machinists Union members and they … Read more Help Needed for IAM Members Affected by Hurricane Florence

Machinists Honor Military on ‘Wreaths Across America’ Day

Machinists Union members gathered at Arlington National Cemetery to remember fallen veterans and honor those who have served. The Machinists were among the thousands of people who participated in wreath-laying ceremonies across the country on Saturday, December 16. IAM Local 24 members from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland were among those who joined IAM … Read more Machinists Honor Military on ‘Wreaths Across America’ Day

27 Years of Giving for Connecticut Machinists

For the 27th year a IAM Local 1871 run food pantry in Groton, CT, provided more than 150 Thanksgiving baskets for out-of-work members, needy families and others in the community. Volunteers distributed baskets to families which included a complete Thanksgiving dinner, supplied at no cost to working families who might not otherwise enjoy a traditional … Read more 27 Years of Giving for Connecticut Machinists

Hurricane Irma Targets Florida After Leaving Devastation in Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

As we continue to assist Texas IAM members in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, we are now moving to assist IAM members in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Florida.  Machinists Union families in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico were first to experience the wrath of Hurricane Irma. The island of St. … Read more Hurricane Irma Targets Florida After Leaving Devastation in Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands

Hurricane Harvey: Helpful Resources

The destruction left by Hurricane Harvey will affect the lives of Texas Gulf Coast families for years to come. In many areas, including Houston, the flooding has been described as catastrophic. As in past crises, our union is doing everything we can to respond. On this page you will find resources to help you and your family deal with this … Read more Hurricane Harvey: Helpful Resources

Texas Members March for True Meaning of Memorial Day

On a day when many Americans were heading out to go watch a parade or preparing for a family barbecue, IAM Local 2340 member Gume De La Rosa was preparing his team of supporters for a 22-mile road march from Riviera to Kingsville, TX, in honor of the military men and women who paid the … Read more Texas Members March for True Meaning of Memorial Day