Hispanic Heritage Month:
Local 1977 celebrated Mexican Independence Day and kicked off Hispanic Heritage Month over the weekend by taking part in the Vivo Fiesta Mexico festival in Las Vegas. Clark County Commissioner William McCurdy II Chaired the event that featured music, food, and entertainment. Local 1977 was a sponsor and had a booth at the event.
UBC Member Survey
The UBC sent out a survey to all Active members regarding the bipartisan infrastructure package. The survey asks members some general questions about the package and solicits answers about UBC messaging around the infrastructure package.
Blood Drive and COVID Vaccine Drive at Local 661
The BOSS Committee at Local 661 will be hosting a blood and COVID-19 vaccine drive this Thursday in Sylmar. The blood drive benefits Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and is from 11:00am – 5:00pm. The vaccine drive will have Pfizer and Moderna shots available (first dose only) and will be held from 3:00pm-5:00 pm. The BOSS Committee (Brotherhood Outreach for Strength and Support) is a committee that was introduced by Vice President Frank Hawk to determine how best to provide help and resources for members in need.