Unit #5231, South Lake Tahoe, donated $500 from its Community Fund to support the 15th Annual Kid’s Fishing Derby, hosted by Moose Lodge #1632. This free event for children under age 16 took place on Sept. 18, 2016 at Lake Baron. The unit’s donation helped to pay for food, prizes and the fish that were stocked… [Read More]
For golf aficionados, nothing compares to a morning out on the links, which is why IBEW 1245’s annual Perry Zimmerman Golf Tournament continues to be one of the union’s most popular events year after year. The weather couldn’t have been more idyllic as 102 union members and guests teed off at the 29th annual tournament, which took place… [Read More]
Several IBEW Local 1245 members and retirees have lost their homes and belongings in the recent and ongoing California wildfires. The union is once again raising funds to help these members pay for the basics, including clean clothes and decent lodging, during this difficult and tragic time. Please contribute what you can. Every dollar can make… [Read More]
The tournament will take place on October 8, 2016 in Vacaville. Space is limited so sign up today!
By Rebecca Band IBEW 1245 member Nick Pepper was enjoying a day off from work when something serendipitous happened. Pepper, who works as a PG&E Lineman in San Rafael, was tuned in to a Sonoma County country radio station, Froggy 92.9, while loading up his car after a Costco trip when he heard a new… [Read More]
IBEW Local 1245 is pleased to congratulate 1245 member Jeff Gomes, a PG&E Lineman, Orland volunteer firefighter, and recipient of the 2016 Jefferson Award, which is widely recognized as “the country’s most prestigious and longest standing public service award.” Gomes has volunteered more than 15,000 hours in his 26 years as a volunteer firefighter, which include six… [Read More]