Yerington IBEW Local 1245 Retirees distributed their 2018 community funds to two non-profits in Yerington over the summer. The Lyon County Museum provides a unique overview of Yerington’s proud history, and the Helping Communities Coalition works with local food banks to help those in Yerington and across the state in need of nourishment.
September 10 to October 26, 2018 PG&E’s annual employee and retiree charitable giving drive, Campaign for the Community, kicks off on Monday, September 10 and runs through Friday, October 26. Whether it’s your child’s school or an environmental organization, your donation can go a long way to helping the communities where we live and work…. [Read More]
Twelve-year IBEW member Ricardo V Perez, who works as a tool repairer for SMUD, is reeling from an unexpected and devastating tragedy. His 18-year-old daughter, Jennifer, suffered head trauma after falling from her bicycle.She was taken to the hospital where she was expected to get better, but she quickly slipped into a coma and was… [Read More]
The Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano is seeking volunteers on Saturday, May 12 from 1pm to 5pm to assist with the National Association of Letter Carriers’ annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. Letter carriers will be picking up donated food along their mail routes, and volunteers are needed to help unload and transfer… [Read More]
Give back to the community by volunteering with Rebuilding Together Solano County! RTSC is currently seeking volunteers for the following workdays in Fairfield, Vacaville and Vallejo: June 12-16: Vacaville Veteran Home Rehab August 18: Vacaville Smoke /CO2 Alarm Install at Mobile Home Park Sept 11: Vallejo Veteran Home Rehab Oct 20: Fairfield Smoke /CO2 Alarm… [Read More]
IBEW Local 1245 member and shop steward Tony Vega, who works at Merced ID, tragically lost his two-year-old son in an accident over the weekend. Family and friends are raising money via GoFundMe to assist with the funeral expenses. Please donate what you can using the link below.
Every year, United Way chapters all across the country partner with AFL-CIO central labor councils to offer free income tax return preparation services in dozens of communities. On March 3, 2018, 13 IBEW 1245 organizing stewards and family members woke up early to volunteer with the Sacramento Central Labor Council in order to spread the… [Read More]
Members of the IBEW Local 1245 Winnemucca Retirees Club presented a donation to the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) Post #744 in Winnemucca, NV to help the post further its mission in support of Vietnam Veterans. Winnemucca Retirees Club Treasurer Michael Dean presented the check to Post President Denny Parquette. Local 1245 retiree Jack Pardick is holding the… [Read More]