Teamsters Local 817, New York, reported hiring an extra 200 nonmember workers in October for total employment of 1,400 people—the highest in the union's 113-year history.
Scholarship applications for the sons and daughters of Teamster members are now available.
The September issue of the Motion Picture and Theatrical Trades division newsletter contains articles about the “Fast 8” filming in Havana, Cuba and the variety of celebrities who sent greetings to the International Convention in June.
The annual Essay Contest for college students, who are the sons or daughters of Teamsters, is now accepting applications.
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications for scholarship awards.
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund will hold its annual fundraising event in Chicago on March 16, 2016.