Category Archives: Election

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.

Executive Board Update

Elections were held for the New York City & Vicinity Latino Carpenters of America Executive Board at our June 5th, 2017 Members Meeting.  Positions were filled that were vacant and nominations were made and accepted without challenge.   Your new Executive Board is as follows:


President:  Eddie Herrero, Local 157

Vice President:  James Mercado, Local 157

Recording Secretary:  Ralph Vincenty, Local 2790

Treasurer:  Cesar Bravo, Local 157

Correspondence Secretary:  Cecilia Baez Raymond, Local 157

Chairman of Trustee:  Mike Martinez, Local 926

Trustee:  Juan Gonzalez, Local 157

Director/Warden:  Wilhem Vargas, Local 157

Communications Chairman:  Arnaldo Valle, Local 926

June Members Meeting / Puerto Rican Day Parade

Date:  Monday, June 5th

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

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.


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).

New UBC Latino Club Executive Board

Congratulations to the new UBC Latino Club Executive Board

Unidos Podemos = United We Can


President: Eddie Herrero

Vice President:  Angel Acevedo

Recording Secretary:  Ralph Vincenty

Treasurer:  Cesar Bravo

Correspondence Secretary:  Cecilia Baez Raymond

Chairman of theTrustees:   Eddie Duarte

Trustee/Editor:  Deborah Roman

Trustee/Warden:  Jose Figueroa

Chairman for Communications Committee:  Juan Gonzalez



Elections for Executive Board Members of the UBC Latino Club

TOPIC: Executive Committee Elections

Every 3 years the members of the Executive Board are elected. We have selected a committee in order to oversee the elections of the new executive staff.

Election Committee:
* Wilham Vargas (718) 200-0604
* Jose Figueroa (646) 399-1361
* Juan Gonzalez (646) 260-5770

Executive Board Positions:
* President
* Vice President
* Recording Secretary
* Treasurer
* Correspondence Secretary
* Trustee (3 slots)
* Editor
* Conductor
* Warden

April 6th, 2015 UBC Latino Club Members Meeting

**Registration to ride the TD FIVE BORO BIKE TOUR is closed but we are still looking for Volunteers and Riding Marshals for Sunday, May 3rd. Breakfast, Lunch, & T-shirt provided**

Union Carpenter Brothers & Sisters, Our April 6th meeting coming up kicks off the many events you have been waiting for!

Bike Raffle Tickets are currently being sold to raise funds for our Charity of choice, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Children’s Unit. Tickets are just $5 each and you’ll be helping support a worthy cause.

Get your Bike Raffle ticket! The Executive Committee of the UBC Latino Club and participating Members will be selling tickets. Raffle will take place on Monday May 4th and are only $5 for a 21-Speed Jeep Bike.

Facebook Event Page

Join us today as we gear up for the Five Boro Bike Tour. Meet Team Captain Juan Gonzalez​ from Local 157 who will be hosting a Clinic and get your Team shirts squared away. Registration is closed but we are still looking for Volunteers to help with event Sunday May 3rd in all the Boroughs.

We will also have Guest Speakers for upcoming events and will have Elections in June for Positions on the UBC Latino Association Executive Committee. So come on down to 395 Hudson Street, 10th Floor to register for a Community Service of your choice and select a Member to be Nominated. Bring a Friend too :-)


UBC Latino Club 2014 Holiday Party, Monday, December 1st

Join us for our Annual Holiday Party. We will be accepting unwrapped gifts for children and donate them to an organization through Toys for Tots.

Date: Monday, December 1, 2014
Time: 4:30 Social. 5:00 Meeting
Admission: Your donation of a gift or $10 that will go towards the donation. You will also receive 1 Raffle Ticket for Tool Giveaway.

Food and drink included

50/50 Raffle
1 ticket for $10 or 3 tickets for $20

Member’s Dues are $5


Ballots for the upcoming Election have been mailed and we will have the Candidates speak, so come join us and get to know them.



Our New Executive Secretary Treasurer

Congratulations to Joe Geiger on winning the EST election. We are looking forward to big bold changes and a better and stronger union.


Click the link below for the Weekly Compliance Message from the EST

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