ILA News

ILA Civil Rights Committee To Honor Four Leaders At Annual Dinner This Saturday; In Elizabeth, New Jersey

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – October 31, 2017 The annual ILA Civil Rights Awards Dinner will be held this Saturday evening, November 4, 2017 at the Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel in Elizabeth, New Jersey where three ILA leaders – Wilbert Rowell, Bernard Dudley and Mary Ann Gillespie – will be honored along with Anthony Ray of …

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Phil Murphy Tells NJ ILA Members: “I’ll Be A Governor Who Works For You”

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (October 30, 2017) President Harold Daggett told hundreds of ILA Members at a meeting and rally in support of New Jersey Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Phil Murphy that they get their family and friends out on Election Day and “vote for Phil Murphy.” “I’m calling you Governor Murphy already because you are going …

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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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