In The News

Discounted rates for the Super American Circus

Aloha IBEW Local 1186 Members! The Super American Circus is in town and you will get a discount of the regular price of admission just for being a member of IBEW Local 1186! They will be in Kona from May 22-24th, Honolulu from March 29th-31st, Maui from April 5th-7th, and on Kaua’i from April 13-14th. […]

Members – open enrollment now!

OPEN ENROLLMENT NOW!  PLEASE READ BELOW Brothers and Sisters of IBEW Local 1186, Accident Insurance was recently added as one of your benefits, from Combined Insurance Company of America, at no cost to you. Please be on the lookout for the mailout, but if you don’t want to wait, you can simply enroll during open […]

Oahu Summer Picnic Registration NOW!

Members, Check your newsletters for a registration/payment form and information about our Oahu Picnic (NOTE – change of date from what was published in the 2018 Calendar) – happening on JUNE 17, 2018.  Each year, our members and their families have such a great time and if you haven’t attended yet, you’re definitely missing out! […]

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 […]

SAFE proves invaluable to at least six families in Honolulu

Honolulu, HI – On the evening of Wednesday, March 8th, a huge fire damaged or destroyed six separate homes in the McCully area. Ironically, one of the homes involved in the fire was a home that our IBEW Local 1186 volunteers, partnering with the Honolulu Fire Department, went to install smoke alarms at, back in […]

Dozens of smoke alarms installed to keep Oahu families safe

More than 80 smoke alarms are being installed across Oahu this week. The Honolulu Fire Department, American Red Cross Hawaii State Chapter and the International Brotherhood of Electric Workers Local Union 1186 are installing alarms in approximately 83 homes Monday and Tuesday as part of the “Smoke Alarms for Everyone” program. The goal is to […]

IBEW Local Union 1186 75th Anniversary

As we anticipate the Labor Day holiday this coming Monday it is appropriate that we recognize individuals and groups who contributed to the labor movement here locally and the many contributions of our working men and women. I was pleased to present Damien Kim, Business Manager and Financial Secretary of IBEW Local Union 1186 with […]