In the community

School Supply Drive coming up on July 28th!

  Your kokua is greatly needed!  Children at Makaha Elementary and Pu’uhale Elementary Schools are in desperate need of school supplies for the upcoming school year.  Hosted by IBEW Local 1186, we have partnered with the Volunteer Membership Development Committee, Spectrum VOC, Women’s Committee and the Re-energizing the Next Generation of Electrical Workers crew (RENEW), […]

Smoke Alarms For Everyone – More info!

Honolulu, HI – IBEW Local 1186 has been partnering with the Honolulu Fire Department for close to nine years, and recently also with the Hawaii Red Cross to install free smoke alarms for residents of Hawaii – catering especially to those households who have seniors (kupuna) living in them.  So if you are a senior […]

Congratulations to St. Louis High School!

Congrats to St. Louis High School, who in the final seconds of a off-your-seat exciting game, clinched the Open Division State Football Championship title for the second year in a row against top-seeded Kahuku.  IBEW Local 1186 Business Manager/Financial Secretary Damien Kim was interviewed in Game #2 of the triple-header.  Congrats, Crusaders!  See Damien’s interview […]

Power Members – we want you!

What do you do on your free time? Entered an ulua tournament? Teach self-defense to kids? Whether you coach, donate blood, hold callings in church, work with youth, whatever you do in your free time, we want your fellow brothers and sisters to hear your stories. What better way to shine than to your fellow […]

IBEW Local 1186 receives “Spirit of Community” award for third year in a row

Congrats goes out to IBEW Local Union 1186, for recently being recognized by the Aloha United Way and receiving a “Spirit of Community Award” for its efforts in helping them to raise money for local communities and people in need. As one of its categories, each year the Spirit of Community Awards recognizes union organizations […]

NUCA Scholarship Information – Four scholarships available!

Taken straight from (see below for direct contact information) NUCA Scholarship application deadline is May 27th! The deadline for NUCA’s 2017 Scholarships Applications is May 27. Four scholarships are available ranging from $1,000 to $8,000. Scholarships are funded by the NUCA Foundation for Education and Research. Students ready to start their applications may click […]

IBEW Local 1186 in the community

Community service is important to us at IBEW Local 1186. Here are just a few of the things we are proud to be a part of throughout the year, such as Smoke Alarms For Everyone, Step Out Walk to Fight Diabetes, Autism Walk, Adult Friends for Youth, Palama Settlement, Lokahi Giving Tree, Aloha United Way, […]