Let's get in gear for the New Year with fresh and new ideas and welcoming new members! Bring a new member to the January 19, 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 email@example.com.
Please join us at the 2019 First Quarter General Membership Meeting on January 19, 2019. The General Membership Meetings give you the opportunity to meet your fellow affiliate Women’s Committee members in fun and informational atmosphere. You will also be able to renew your membership for 2019.
The meeting will feature a political speaker as well as give our members an opportunity to collaborate on ideas for events for the upcoming year. Additionally, any member that renews their membership and brings a new member to sign up will be entered into a special raffle to win an amazing prize.
The meeting will be held from 10:00am until 12:00 noon at Local 731, located at 1000 Burr Ridge Park Pkwy, Burr Ridge Il 60527. Refreshments will be served.
For more information please contact Diahann Goode 312-735-5738 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Joint Council 25 Women's Committee's Annual Health fair
The Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women’s Committee’s Annual Health fair was held on November 3, 2018 at Local 731.
Vendors from various health agencies in the area were on hand to talk one on one with members about the services they provide.
President Diahann Goode expressed gratitude to all the health care professionals who participated in the health fair, the various vendor presentations, health screening and flu shots given by Osco Pharmacists
There were representatives on hand from the American Cancer Society, Amore Yoga, Costco, Medula Wellness, Cook County Health, Get Better Fitness and more.
Chef Gloria Hafer from the City of Chicago’s, After School Matters Program, demonstrated to the attendees how to make a healthy and delicious chicken cacciatore.
Those attending also gained insight from financial planner Nesha Mohip of Mohip Financial Solutions on how to set and obtain financial goals.
Attendees were able to do some early holiday shopping with vendors from Mary Kay, Monica Morgan at She Is Me Accessories, Aromatic Joy Bracelets, and Little Buddha Organics.
Val Densmore from Desserts by Densmore was on hand to provide a little something sweet.
The Women’s Committee Executive Board extends their gratitude to president Terrence Hancock of Local 731 for hosting this year’s event and Attorney Howard Ankin of Ankin Law for his generous donation.
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