June 27, 2016
Labor Lunch w/72nd House Candidate Mike Halpin
Hosted by Illinois AFL-CIO
Laborers' District Council of Chicago & Vicinity, 999 McClintock Drive, Burr Ridge, IL
The Illinois AFL-CIO invites organized labor to attend a Labor Lunch with 72nd House Candidate Mike Halpin. Halpin is endorsed by
the Illinois AFL-CIO and is running in the union-dense Quad Cities area. He will be a critical pro-union voice in the legislature
going forward as we continue the struggle against Gov. Rauner's anti-worker agenda. The event will be held on Monday,
June 27 from 11:30 to 1:00 PM in Burr Ridge, IL. Sponsorship are listed on the invitation - click here
July 21, 2016
United for a Cure: In honor of Michael B. Goldberg and Joseph Borrelli
Hosted by Illinois AFL-CIO, Chicago Federation of Labor, and Chicago Cook County Building Trades Council
Operating Engineers Local 150, Countryside, IL
Please join us for a charity event "United for a Cure" benefiting the Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, in honor of Joseph
Borrelli and Michael B. Goldberg. The event will include dinner, raffle prizes, entertainment and much more. Sponsorships
are available. For more information call Georgia Gray at 312-464-1230 or click here
July 24-28, 2016
Midwest School for Working Women
Hosted by Illinois Labor History Society
Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL
Participants will register for a Beginner or Advanced Core Skills
Building Track, as well as attend local labor history tours and
sessions on current economic policy issues affecting
unions and workers in the US and globally.
Guest speakers and instructors at
the school are universitybased
labor educators along with experienced union leaders,
labor activists, attorneys, and community
Special events will include a welcome reception, a closing
banquet, a graduation ceremony, documentary film screenings,
labor history and culture activities, and group action planning.
Look at Facebook and MidwestWomenWorkers.org for
workshops and speakers. Scholarships are available with information on the brochure. Here is the website link: http://www.illinoislaborhistory.org/msww2016 or you can CLICK HERE for a brochure
August 26, 2016
9th Annual Midway Shoot for a Cure
Hosted by Illinois AFL-CIO and various labor organizations
Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation, 14N322 IL-Route25, Dundee, IL
You are invited to participate in the 9th Annual Midway Shoot for A Cure benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
On Friday, August 26 at 8:00 am sharp. Shotgun start at 10:00 am. Lunch and raffle to follow.
For more information on sponsorships click here or to register please click here.
September 5, 2016