Above: Dec 13 -Teamsters, CWA, Dist. 1, Local 1101 Active and Retirees in front of Verizon Wireless across from Macy's 34th St. - Solidarity with Verizon Wireless Warehouse employees facing sexual harassment
Above left and below far left: Pat and Tom hold Award Trophy and Proclamation reading: "For outstanding service to the retirees of CWA Local 1101 RMC and all union retirees maintaining the financial solvency of our chapter in the finest tradition of union solidarity, the CWA 1101 RMC Executive Board is proud to present Bill and Mary Ann Haas The Golden Golf Cart Fundraiser Award, December 12, 2018"
Above: Holiday Party December, 2018
above: Pam Galpern and 1101 Secretary Treasurer Kevin Condy update retirees about all the groups represented by the Local that are NOT in Verizon, or out of the old Bell System, or as we used to say The Phone Company. Thank you Pam and Kevin, just one example of the support the active members have shown the retirees.
Above: Retirees at Labor Day Parade and African American Day Parade, 2018.
Below: scenes from July District 1 Conference: (from top left clockwise) Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, winner of Democratic US House primary, Bronx/Queens; Pat Welsh, President District 1 RMC addresses standing room only retirees on Legislative issues; Republican NJ State Senator and longtime CWA friend Chris Brown; retirees assemble for group picture after Pat's presentation.
Below: Some of the 1101 RMC members at the huge Keep Families Together rally in Foley Square June 30 before walking over the Brooklyn Bridge. Thanks to everyone who attending in Manhattan, Newark, Jackson Heights, New Rochelle, Albany . . . More photos posted on our Facebook Page
Click here for link to letter from CWA Distirct 1 VP Dennis Trainor letter supporting June 30 Families Belong Together rallies.
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Above: June 20 at Local: Denise, Ilene, and Pat update on Policial and Legislative Conference. No meetings scheduled at this time for July and August. Probable Labor Day Parade date is Sept 8.
Photos above from conference: Ilene, Denise and Tom; CWA President Chris Shelton; Ilene in the crowd; Senator Bernie Sanders. No meeting scheduled at this time for July and August, Labor Day Parade probable date is Saturday, September 8
Photos, top above: Proud of our 1101 RMC Veterans, middle left: thank you to our fundraisers, Theresa, Pat, and Ione (not pictured MaryAnn), middle right above: Veterans, make sure you have a copy of your discharge and your dependents know where it is, bottom left: Bob from 1103 RMC wins a shirt!, bottom right above: Andrew or Cynthia, Solidarity comes first.
Above: CWA Local 1101 & NYC Unions at Mass Rally to Protect Unions & Working Peoples' Rights
Saturday, February 24, at
Foley Square, part of nationwide rallies to protest Janus case designed to destroy unions. Thanks to every retiree who attended
Above: mail out work meeting February 21, Below: mail out work meeting January 17, letters sent to 2,000 plus 1101 retirees not yet members of RMC. Thanks to all for the hard work.
Photos above: The CWA lists over 2,500 retirees out of Local 1101 who are not members of our chapter. With the assistance of Local 1101 and CWA District 1 RMC, we are sending out a mailing to all those members with a letter and our new brochure, asking them to join. January 17 a roomful of RMC retirees braved the snow and rain to prepare the mailout. Thanks to all for the hard work. We will finish the job February 21. Hope you can attend. In solidairty there is strength.
Proud of our Past, Prepared for the Future, Happy New Year 2018