Dignity... Justice... A Voice in the Workplace
These are the principles on which organized labour was founded. No single union has ever achieved these goals with more success and consistency than the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. Teamsters Local No. 31 is affiliated with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Teamsters Canada, and the Canadian Labour Congress.
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James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2013-2014
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund awards 150 scholarships to deserving children of Teamster members and retirees throughout the US and Canada. Thirty-one of the 150 scholarships award $10,000 each. The other 119 awards are $1,000 each. Student applicants must be currently in their Grade 12 year. The deadline to submit your application is March 31, 2013. If you would like to print forms from the IBT website, please go to this link http://www.teamster.org/content/about-james-r-hoffa-memorial-scholarship-fund otherwise you may call Local 31 to have an application packet mailed to you or to have your questions answered. Please phone Bernadette at 604-527-2714 about the IBT and other Local 31 scholarships.
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With a membership of 6500, Local 31 is one of four Teamster locals in the Province of British Columbia. Geographically, Local 31 also covers the Yukon Territory.
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Teamsters' National Benefits
The goal of the Teamsters' National Benefit Plan is to provide its members with the best possible health benefits which can be provided by the assets of the fund and the contributions paid to the fund by the employers.
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