Machinists join Home Team to fight against hunger

SEATTLE — Machinists Union District Lodge 751 is teaming once again with Northwest Harvest and KING-TV to fight hunger in western Washington. The union is collecting non-perishable food items at all Puget Sound union halls as part of KING-TV’s annual Home Team Harvest food drive. Donations will be taken through Dec. 2. In addition, as … Continue reading

Machinists join Home Team to fight against hunger

SEATTLE — Machinists Union District Lodge 751 is teaming once again with Northwest Harvest and KING-TV to fight hunger in western Washington. The union is collecting non-perishable food items at all Puget Sound union halls as part of KING-TV’s annual Home Team Harvest food drive. Donations will be taken through Dec. 4. In addition, as … Continue reading

Machinists join Hometeam to fight against hunger

SEATTLE — Volunteers with Machinists Union District Lodge 751 are once again preparing to do their part in the fight against hunger. Members of the Machinists Volunteer Program — the community-service arm of the union — are set to begin collecting donations of food and cash for KING-TV‘s annual Hometeam Harvest food drive to benefit the Northwest Harvest food bank. In addition, as many as … Continue reading

Machinists join Hometeam in fight against hunger

SEATTLE — Volunteers with Machinists Union District Lodge 751 are once again preparing to do their part in the fight against hunger. Members of the Machinists Volunteer Program — the community-service arm of the union — are set to begin collecting donations of food and cash for KING-TV‘s annual Hometeam Harvest food drive to benefit … Continue reading

Tacoma honors Machinists for community service

TACOMA – The city of Tacoma has honored Machinists Union District Lodge 751 with one of its 2013 “City of Destiny” awards. “I can’t think of another group that’s more deserving,” said David Curry, the chief executive of The Rescue Mission in Tacoma. “Of course the Machinists are a very important part of our industry … Continue reading

Union MVPs give 10,500 hours to communities

SEATTLE – Volunteers from the Machinists Volunteer Program performed 10,529.5 hours of community service around Puget Sound in 2012, Machinists Union District Lodge 751 announced. The union will honor its top volunteers at an awards banquet at 5 p.m. April 20 at its Seattle Union Hall, 9125 15th Place S. The list of the MVP’s … Continue reading

Machinists fight hunger during Hometeam Harvest

SEATTLE — More than 130 Machinists Union volunteers were out Saturday at sites around Puget Sound helping KING-TV‘s annual Hometeam Harvest food drive. The annual food drive took place at malls and shopping centers across Western Washington. It was to benefit Northwest Harvest food banks. Union volunteers presented two checks totaling $3,300 to Northwest Harvest. One, … Continue reading

Machinists collecting food for Hometeam Harvest

SEATTLE — Volunteers with Machinists Union District Lodge 751 are once again preparing to do their part in the fight against hunger. Members of the Machinists Volunteer Program — the community-service arm of the union — have begun collecting donations of food and cash for KING-TV‘s annual Hometeam Harvest food drive to benefit the Northwest … Continue reading

Council honors Machinist for community service

TACOMA — Machinist Union member Rob Curran has been honored by the Pierce County Central Labor Council with its top award for community service. Council President Vance Lelli recently presented Curran with the group’s George Ginnis Memorial Community Service Award. The award is given in the name of Ginnis, a long-time Tacoma longshoreman who was a … Continue reading

Union honors member with top award for service

SEATTLE — A Buckley man described as low-key, unselfish and giving has been given Machinists Union District Lodge 751’s top award for service. Tom Lindberg, a retired Boeing worker, was presented with the Bill Johnson True Trade Unionist Award at District 751’s annual Machinists Volunteer Program banquet. The award is given annually to an individual … Continue reading

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