Educates members on, and connect them to, services provided by the Metro Council's Community Services Agency. The CSA provides emergency assistance for families facing economic crisis, layoff preparation and support including resumé preparation and job search assistance.
Helps to ensure the CSA's future existence, which survives through the generous contributions of unions and their members. (CSA's charitable designation number is 8253).
Assists in establishing orientation and education programs for new members, helps plan shop stewards' training, develops methods of stimulating membership participation in trade union educational programs.
Provides membership with information aimed at making them better informed trade unionists.
Bridges the gap between younger, newer and experienced members.
Improves the lives of members and families through collective action, social activism and community service.
Social Events Michael Spiller, Chair Schedules, plans and sponsors social activities.
Social Justice Danny Lopez, Chair Encourages Local 2 members to participate in the community around them and lead in the struggles for justice, peace, and security for all - including the health of our planet.
Women's Yvonne Ellis, Chair Invests in women for leadership roles now and in the future of women in unionism.