Category Archives: Volunteer

NYCDCC Members Can Donate for Disaster Relief this Weekend. Posted On1:58 pm byMorgan Clarke

There are a number of different ways to donate time and resources to hurricane relief this weekend in NYC:

Saturday October 07, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 01:00 PM and 01:00 PM – 04:00 PM Sunday October 08, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 01:00 PM and 01:00 PM – 04:00 PM 4906 4th Ave corner of 49th St. Brooklyn, NY 11220 Volunteer Work – 3 hour shifts.  Ruben Colon is the Facilitator. To receive picket duty credit for this, YOU MUST SIGN IN WITH RUBEN.

Disaster Relief Assistance – Sorting, packing and wrapping pallets destined for Puerto Rico. Location Map. MTA Trip Planner. 511NY. Park Me. Saturday October 07, 2017 at 09:00 am El Maestro, Inc. 1300 Southern Blvd Bronx, NY 10459 Volunteer Work – at least 3 hours. Tammy Rivera is the Facilitator. To receive picket duty credit for this, YOU MUST SIGN IN WITH TAMMY.

Disaster Relief Assistance – Sorting, packing and wrapping pallets destined for Puerto Rico.

Local 1556 Local 157 Local 20 Local 212 Local 2287 Local 2790 Local 45 Local 740 Local 926 https://www.facebook.com/CarpentersNYC

October Members Meeting 10/2/2017

Join us at our next members meeting Brothers & Sisters. Meeting will be held at Rocco Moretto Post 2348, at 31-35 41st St
Astoria, New York 11103
Meeting will begin @ 5pm.

We will be discussing our Hurricane Relief Fund for Puerto Rico, upcoming volunteer opportunities, 4-Hour Dinner Cruise, annual Billiards Tournament and have guest speakers who are running for the District Council’s December Election. 

Tickets for SALE to the 4-Hour Dinner Boat Cruise leaving from Brooklyn. Call Eddie Herrero at (516) 903-7372 to join us on Saturday, October 14th, 2017.

Communications Committee

Our communications committee is looking for volunteers to help us with event organizing, telephone banking, advertising the club by posting newsletters and flyers on the job sites and at locals; help with members meetings and help with raffles. We welcome anyone who may want to be part of this great team. Contact our Chairman of Communications Arnaldo Valle at 917-754-3989.

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Unity of the Clubs

Join us for an evening of Unity with our Carpenter Brothers & Sisters. You are invited for a Meet & Greet and get to know the different Clubs & Organizations that support us as Carpenters.

Who will be there?

* Fraternal Order of Woodworkers

* UBC Latino Club

* Sisters in the Brotherhood

* Shades in the Trade

* Pipe & Drum Band

* NYCDCC US Armed Forces Veterans Alliance

* Job Steward Alliance

* NYCDC Retiree’s Carpenter Guild

* NYCDCC Titans

Date: Monday, July 10th

Time: 4:30pm Social

5:00pm Meeting Begins

Food & beverages will be served

Meeting Location:

Bethel Gospel Assembly 1-26 120th Street New York, New York (Btwn 5th & Madison Ave) Take 6 train to 116th Street OR 4 or 5 train to 125th St.

March the 60th PR Parade with the UBC Latino Club 6/11/17

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade will take place on Sunday, June 11, 2017 along NYC’s 5th Avenue (b/w 44th & 79th st.) from 11am to 5pm.

UBC Latino Club Members, Family & Friends:
The New York City & Vicinity Latino Carpenters of America will be meeting up a bit earlier to set up our float for the Parade. If you are coming from the East side, you would need to go down 42nd Street & 6th Ave (Avenue of the Americas) to gain access to our starting location on 46th Street. We will be at 46th St & 6th Ave @ 10:00am to give out the rest of the wristbands. Please show your Union Card. First come first serve. Marching approx. @ 1:00pm. Stay tuned for updates.

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June Members Meeting / Puerto Rican Day Parade

Date:  Monday, June 5th

Time: 4:30pm  Social                    5:00pm  Meeting

Location:
Rocco Moretto Post 2348
31-35 41st Street
Astoria, New York
MorR train to Steinway St

Join us as we hand Memorial Sloan Kettering a check for the funds you helped us raise for children with cancer.

Congratulations to Mike Burns from Local 157 for winning the bike.

We will also be holding Elections for New York City & Vicinity Latino Carpenters of America Executive positions.  Come to vote on the positions for:  President, Vice President, Recording Secretary, Treasurer, Correspondence Secretary, Chairman of Trustee, Trustee (2), Editor, Director/Warden, and Communications Chairman.

 

Guest Speaker:

David Umbria, former Local 926 Carpenter, from Strategies for Wealth.  david_umbria@strategiesforwealth.com

 

Puerto Rican Day Parade News Update:

The 60th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade is a GO!  After a change in circumstances over the controversy of this year’s honoree,  the Executive Board has made the decision to continue the tradition of marching.  Come to pick up your wrist band at Monday, June 5th  meeting.  Since there is a limited amount…first come, first serve. Also, we will need volunteers to help set up float on Sunday, June 11th @ 10:00am so please sign up.

 

Next Members Meeting will be held Monday, July 10th due to Independence Day.  Join us and other clubs of the NYC District Council of Carpenters for UNITY OF THE CLUBS (location to be determined).

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MAY 1st, 2017 BIKE RAFFLE/UBC LATINO CLUB MEMBERS MEETING

WIN  a  Specialized Bike!
The UBC Latino Club is selling Bike Raffle Tickets for $5. Every year we have been participating in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour and every year we Raffle off a very nice SPECIALIZED mountain bike. Our Charity of choice is The Children’s Cancer Unit at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital.

Drawing date is Monday, May 1st 2017 @ Rocco Moretto Post 2348. Address: 31-35 41st St, Astoria, New York 11103. Time 5:00pm. Food and Beverages will be served.

Next Members Meeting Monday, February 6th, 2017 Community Board Info Session & Valentine Raffle

Join us at our next meeting to get informed on Community Boards and their importance to building a stronger Union.  Our Guest Speaker will be Amanda Jensen.

Date:
Monday, February 6th, 2017

Time:
4:30 Social. 5:00 Meeting then Raffle

Location:
Rocco Moretto Post 2348
31-35 41st Street
Astoria, New York 11103
M or R Train to Steinway Street

Volunteers Needed Tuesday 12/13 in Astoria

If you are not working we could sure use some helping hands in Astoria Queens. We will be working on a room in the VFW Post that we hold our monthly meetings at. Room needs to be organized, shelves installed, and inventory shirts. Let us know if you can come through…the more, the merrier.

Date & Time
Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 @ 10:00am

Location:
Rocco Moretto Post 2348
31-35 41st Street
Astoria, New York 11103
M or R Train to Steinway Street

Contacts:
Eddie Herrero at 516-903-7372
Mike Martinez 212-801-1836
Cecilia Raymond 646-544-8114

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Volunteers Needed – Senior Citizen Window Project 10/8/16

Union Carpenter Brothers & Sisters:

We will be helping a Senior Citizen get his home back in order by finishing an incomplete window job. The task is to install casings around 10 windows.

If you would like to help or are an Apprentice looking for mentorship then we would love to have you join us Saturday, October 8th @ 8am in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

Contact Eddie Herrero 516-903-7372 or Cecilia Baez Raymond 646-544-8114 for location details.

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