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Win up to $40K in “Unions Power America” contest!

Aloha brothers and sisters, Union Plus is running a contest and you have until July 26th to enter! It is so easy to enter, and you can even enter another union brother or sister. Just tell a story of what you or another union brother or sister you admire, and what they do to make […]

Big Island Members Summer Picnic 2022

Kona – It was a day of fun, food and bowling at KB Xtreme in Kailua-Kona last week Sunday, and all who attended took something home in terms of a raffle or giveaway! It was so awesome to see faces we had not seen at an IBEW picnic since 2019. Until next time! Check out […]

Kauai Members Summer Picnic 2022

Lihue-Much mahalo to all of our Kauai members that came out for today’s Kauai Summer Picnic at Niumalu Canoe Club/Kalapaki Beach! Was so good to see you again! From Cornhole to water balloons to a waterslide and more, fun was had by all! Click here for a video of the day’s festivities.

Archie Poki – Celebration of Life

Honolulu-Aloha brothers and sisters, if you recall, in our August 2020 IBEW 1186 newsletter, we regretfully announced the passing of Brother Archie Kennison Poki. He will be remembered in a celebration of life on Friday, August 5, 2022 at White Plains Beach (see details in graphic above). As Brother Robert Aquino stated in his memoir […]

School supplies drive coming up!

Honolulu-Aloha brothers and sisters! We could really use your help with an upcoming school supplies drive to benefit deserving children from two local elementary schools. You can drop off donations now, anytime until July 30th. See flyer below for more details:

2nd Annual “IBEW LOCAL 1186 SAVING LIVES” Blood Drive coming up on August 13, 2022

Honolulu-Aloha brothers and sisters, and for those who share this with all of our family, extended family and friends: We have our second annual IBEW LOCAL 1186 “Saving Lives” Blood Drive coming up, on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at St. Louis School! If you have never donated before, and are thinking about it, please make […]

Amazon organizes in New York

Honolulu-HI April 3, 2022 Amazon unionizes in New York City State Island, New York Amazon organizes first Amazon union in the world. This past weekend, AmazonĀ© unionized its first working union, in Staten Island, New York, called ALU (Amazon Labor Union), organized for the most part by former Amazon employee Chris Smalls. With a majority […]