Please welcome Jennifer Oslanzi to Laborers’ Local Union 393, Jennifer is replacing Cindi (who passed away on Sept. 2, 2013) as the new secretary. Jennifer started on Oct. 7, she is married and has 2 children. Please stop and say Hi and introduce yourself.
Labor Local 393 Labor Day Picnic will be held on Saturday August 31st at the Illini State Park in Marseilles in the main shelter from noon – 5 pm. There will be games for the kids. Bring a dish to pass and lawn chairs.
On Sunday September 1st Labor Local 393 will be participating in the Labor Day Parade in Streator. Line up at 10:30 at the Santa Fe Depot. The parade begins at noon.
RSVP for both events at the Hall 815-795-2829
Labor Local 393 will be walking in the Riverfest Parade in Ottawa Sunday August 4th carrying the flag. Line up begins at 11:00am at Boyce Memorial and Madision. Bring your entire family. For more information please contact the hall.
Laborers’ Local 393 members assisting the residents of Marseilles by pumping basements, removing heavy appliances and cleaning homes that were destroyed by the flood from the Illinois River. Several homes were completely demolished. A relief fund has been set up for the residents affected by the City of Marseilles. Please contact Laborers’ Local 393 for further information.
On December 20th starting at 9:30 Laborers’ Local 393 will be packing the Food Baskets for the needy for Christmas. Please plan on attending and bring your family. Lunch will be served. On December 21st at 7:00am the baskets will be distributed to the families that have signed up. Help is also needed for that day.
On Tuesday August 14, 2012 during their regular monthly union meeting , Laborers’ Local Union 393 members recognized and honored 10 children of their union membership with education scholarships those, of who will be attending college this fall semester. This years recipients are Blake Dobrich, Tyler Dobrich, Mitchell Kenneth Fox, Balie Nicole Grady, Lani Henkel, Leslie M. Lyons, Breanna Miller, Andrew Rowney, Johnna Allyn Schultz, and Sydney Strobel.
Each scholarship recipient is awarded a $400.00 scholarship check, a framed scholarship certificate and their names engraved on a plaque that hangs in the Labor Hall.
This year marks the 25th year for Laborers’ Local Union 393 scholarship program. They have gived out 219 scholarships to date to any members children who graduates from high school and is continuing their education