ILA News

ILA Members in NY & NJ Fill Two Containers of Donated Goods to Send to Fellow Members in Puerto Rico

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (Friday, Oct. 6, 2017) International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO members in the Port of New York and New Jersey collected donations of household goods, including generators, batteries, blankets, and bottled water at the NYSA-ILA Training Center outside Maher Terminals on Corbin Street in Port Elizabeth, New Jersey on Thursday, October 5, 2017. …

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Helping Elizabeth’s NJ Homeless

Richard Suarez, President, ILA Local 1235 and a Vice President and Executive Board member of the ILA’s Atlantic Coast District was honored by the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless and receives award from organization’s Executive Director Linda Flores-Tober. Richard was cited for his years of support to the Elizabeth Coalition, including ILA Local 1235 …

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ILA Expands Fund Raising Efforts For Members Affected By Hurricane Irma and Harvey

Download the PDF version of Harold Daggett’s letter and the ILA Disaster Relief Fund Donation Form here NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (September 15, 2017) ILA President Harold Daggett has expanded the union’s fund raising effort created in the wake of Hurricane Harvey to now include ILA port areas in Puerto Rico, Florida, Georgia and South …

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ILA President Harold J. Daggett Statement: Labor Day 2017

As America celebrates Labor Day 2017, the officers and members of my union, the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO, extend fraternal greetings to working families across our great nation. The ILA is proud of its successful history championing the rights of its membership who perform critically important labor for the good of America’s commerce. The ILA …

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ILA, AFL-CIO Launches Fundraising Drive To Aide TX ILA Members Recover From Hurricane Harvey

Read the PDF version of Harold Daggett’s letter here NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (August 29, 2017) Harold J. Daggett, President, International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO today announced the creation of the ILA Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund and is appealing to his 65,000 members to contribute funds to aide ILA members in Houston, Texas and surrounding areas. …

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