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Local 727 is Gearing Up to Make Strides Against Breast Cancer

Local 727 is Gearing Up to Make Strides Against Breast Cancer

| August 9, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 invites all members and their families to join the Union in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer at the American Cancer Society’s upcoming walk in Park Ridge, IL.  Grab your comfiest walking shoes and come out to support the fight against breast cancer! The three-mile walk will take place on Saturday, October 6th, […]

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Amazon’s Top Shopping Day is a Prime Day for Labor Action

| July 18, 2018

For the past forty-eight hours, Amazon workers across Spain, Germany, and Poland have engaged in strikes to protest the e-commerce giant’s refusal to renew collective bargaining agreements, poor wages, and unhealthy working conditions throughout the Company’s European manufacturing facilities. Coinciding with the tech company’s made-up “Prime Day” holiday, thousands of employees participated in labor actions, […]

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PHOTOS: Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Raises Nearly $17,000 at First Golf Outing

PHOTOS: Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Raises Nearly $17,000 at First Golf Outing

| July 13, 2018

  On July 6, 2018, more than 110 golfers came together at White Pines Golf Club to raise nearly $17,000 at the First Annual Teamsters Local 727 Charitable Fund Golf Outing. Despite a cold and stormy initial outing date, the rescheduled golf outing saw prime golfing weather with clear blue skies, ideal temperatures, and moderate […]

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United We Rise

United We Rise

| June 26, 2018

Corporate billionaires are trying to mislead the public into thinking Unions and the labor movement are no longer necessary.  The Pew Research Center released a study earlier this month that indicates the efforts of these Big Business bullies have fallen short. The study found that the majority of Americans have a favorable impression of unions […]

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PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain New Insight at Union CE Seminar

PHOTOS: Funeral Members Gain New Insight at Union CE Seminar

| June 18, 2018

  Funeral directors and embalmers attended the Teamsters Local 727 continuing education seminar on Wednesday, June 13th at the Union meeting hall in Park Ridge. Local 727 hosts the six-hour seminar, which is free to members in good standing, twice each year.  Those funeral industry members in attendance have the opportunity to earn up to […]

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