Girls in STEM: Dozens of Local Girl Scouts Try Their Hand at Carpentry

2020-01-27T22:07:38+00:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , |

Girls in STEM: Dozens of Local Girl Scouts Try Their Hand at Carpentry Local 1997 Union Carpenters helped local Girl Scouts learn valuable carpentry and life skills. Their support demonstrates to all that girls can truly accomplish anything. Click the photo for the full story.

Salute to Veterans: A free Community Celebration

2019-11-15T20:33:05+00:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , |

Salute to Veterans: A free Community Celebration Southwest Carpenters for Helmets to Hard Hats participated in the Salute To Veterans event at the OC Fair and Event Center. Click the photo for the full story.

Southwest Carpenters Salute Our Veterans

2019-11-26T03:03:54+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Southwest Carpenters Salute Our Veterans Different Walks of Life Each of our 55,000 Union Carpenters bring a great quality to the Southwest. Whether it be their personal stories or experiences, each member brings a skill that strengthens our Brotherhood and our Union. This is especially true for those members who have served in the [...]

Women breaking barriers on Sixth Street Bridge construction project in Los Angeles

2019-11-14T00:16:07+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , |

Women breaking barriers on Sixth Street Bridge construction project in Los Angeles The largest bridge project in Los Angeles is under construction with an unprecedented number of women on the work force. Click the photo for the full story.

Hay Esperanza, Inmigrante Deja El Desamparo Para Convertirse En Carpintera

2019-10-15T23:06:44+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , |

Hay Esperanza, Inmigrante Deja El Desamparo Para Convertirse En Carpintera Un programa ofrece a las personas desamparadas, la oportunidad de entrenarse como carpinteros. Click the photo for the full story.

LB City College District Received 120 Donated Cases of Food For Student Food Pantry

2019-10-07T17:44:36+00:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , |

LB City College District Received 120 Donated Cases of Food For Student Food Pantry LONG BEACH, CA. - Long Beach City College staff place the food donations from the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters into the Viking Vault food pantry at the Pacific Coast Campus on Aug. 30. Click the photo for the [...]

Labor Unions Celebrating Labor Day

2019-10-07T17:52:16+00:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , |

Labor Unions Celebrating Labor Day TUCSON, AZ. - Southwest Carpenters and other labor unions celebrated Labor Day at the 23rd annual Labor Day Picnic at Reid Park. Click the photo for the full story.

Valley Veteran and Family Get New, Custom Home

2019-10-07T17:48:37+00:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Press|Tags: , , , , , , |

Valley Veteran and Family Get New, Custom Home PHOENIX, AZ. - Jared Allen's Wounded Warriors teamed up with the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters to honor Corporal Cesar Garcia's service by building him a custom home.  Click the photo for the full story.

Carpenters Union Welcomes Core Framing

2019-08-17T13:54:18+00:00August 16th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Southwest Carpenters Welcome Core Framing Today we welcomed Core Framing to the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters' team. Joe Fuchs, who signed the contractor to the Carpenters' union, said, "It feels good to have all these new guys in knowing that we are changing their lives! I can't wait to do some more of [...]

Latino Member Voter Registration Drive Starts in the Inland Empire

2019-08-26T20:58:57+00:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Latino Member Voter Registration Drive Starts in the Inland Empire In anticipation of National Voter Registration Day, the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters (SWRCC) is gearing up for the first leg of its’ Latino Member Voter Registration Drive in the Inland Empire. With approximately 4,600 unregistered voters in the Inland Empire alone, this first [...]