“RENEW” Bowling Social

Please join us for our next “RENEW” Bowling Event that will be held on Saturday, November 16th from 4-8 p.m. at Kaneohe Marine Core Base (K-Bay Lanes). Contact Michael Pacheco at 808-342-5069 to pay or RSVP (no later than Monday, October 4th). Hope to see you there!

MEMBERS + ‘OHANA only – 9th Annual Health Fair this Saturday!

IBEW Local 1186 members, retirees and your immediate families, hope you’re able to join us this Saturday for our 9th Annual Health Fair, at the Union Hall – parking lot and 2nd floor rooms. A growing event, bring your whole family for prize giveaways, flu shots, fitness and diet tips, and more! See you Saturday […]

Your KOKUA NEEDED! Save our apprenticeships!

Your kokua is needed – please visit the following website ASAP: saveibewapprenticeships.org to support your OWN livelihoods. Click on ANY bullet point once in your specified category, and it will draft a letter on your behalf before you submit. See the second photo above for step by step instructions. Mahalo for your help!

There are three different IBEW locals in Hawaii

Aloha brothers and sisters, By now you have probably heard about the indictment handed down today on former Business Manager from IBEW Local 1260, Brian Ahakuelo, as reported on Hawaii News Now, KHON2, and other news outlets.  With that being said, many of us are getting flooded with calls because many in the public sector […]

School supply drive 8/3!

Your KOKUA is greatly needed! Children at Kauluwela and Makaha Elementary Schools are in desperate need of school supplies and bare necessities for the upcoming school year. Please join IBEW Local 1186 and its Membership Development/VOC Team- the Volunteer Membership Development Committee, Spectrum VOC, Ikaika Na Kaikuahine, Re-energizing the Next Generation of Electrical Workers (RENEW) […]

Last day for open enrollment for CHUBB/Combined Insurance April 30th!

Special enrollment for optional coverages 4/15/19-4/30/19 By now, you should have received a phone call (or two), and you have definitely received a letter from us informing you of the increases in coverage to the accident plan, all funded by your union. In this letter, it says that effective April 1st, you will have an increase […]

Enhancements to the union-funded accident plan (CHUBB/Combined Insurance)!

  Aloha brothers and sisters, If you haven’t already received it, you will be receiving a letter from us informing you of the increases in coverage to the accident plan, all funded by your union. In this letter, it says that effective April 1st, you will have an increase in the payout amount for accident-related […]

VSP providing disaster relief for Oahu and Kauai residents

RE: April 14-15 flooding on Kauai and Oahu VSP Vision Care is doing what they can to help those affected by flood damages on Oahu and Kauai.  They are currently working directly with their network doctors, business partners, and relief agencies, including the American Red Cross, to assess the situation and fulfill the eye care […]

USA Jobs vacancies!

Aloha members, There are various job vacancies available for those interested – please contact Kim at klehano@ibew1186.org so I can forward you specific job postings on https://www.usajobs.gov/. Mahalo!

Hawaii high school seniors! Scholarships available!

Attention Hawaii high-school seniors! Scholarship money available – and read: You do NOT have to be a family member of a union member! Details below, good luck!   HAWAII STATE AFL-CIO 2018 SCHOLARSHIPS The Hawaii State AFL-CIO has established scholarships that will be awarded to students who are currently attending high school in the state […]