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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 […]

Unit 1 Meeting this Thursday!

  Unit 1 Meeting Thursday, December 14th, 2017 5 pm DAV Hall – Ke’ehi Lagoon Food and prizes! Bring a bulk pack of non-perishable foods or a case of canned goods for an extra raffle ticket.  Don’t forget your dues receipt!    

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 […]

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