Reminder – Tonight, Thursday, Oct 17 – ILWU 8th Annual Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament to fight Childhood Cancer!!!

Reminder: Tonight, October 17, is the 8th Annual ILWU Walk the Coast Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament to fight childhood cancer.  All ILWU, family, friends, and community are invited to attend.  If you haven’t registered yet, you can register at the Tournament at 6:00 p.m.  Even if you don’t play, you are welcome to attend and support your Brothers and Sisters and help the fundraiser by entering the raffles.  

So far, ILWU Walk the Coast has raised over $520,000 in 7 years making the ILWU a top 20 national fundraiser for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (childhood cancer research and support for families going through treatments)!  We can all be proud of that accomplishment.

Date: October 17

Time: 6:00 p.m. Registration, 7:00 p.m. Cards in the Air

Place: Gardens Casino, 11871 E Carson Street, Hawaiian Gardens

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FYI – Saturday, Oct. 12 – Congresswoman Barragan’s 2nd Annual “Veterans Welcome Home Event”

Attention Members:

See event flyer for Congresswoman Nanette Barragan’s 2nd Annual “Veterans Welcome Home Event” being held at the ILWU Memorial Hall, 231 W. C Street, Wilmington on Saturday, October 12, 2019, 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.   Please spread the word to any military veteran who needs or would be interested in information resources such as employment, health care, housing, education, legal, etc.

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8th Annual ILWU Walk the Coast Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament

Attention Members, Pensioners, Family, and Friends:

ILWU Walk the Coast will be hosting fundraising events in Los Angeles and Port Hueneme this year in the continued fight against childhood cancer.   Proceeds to benefit Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.  The first event this year, the 8th Annual ILWU Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament, will be held in LA at the Gardens Casino on Thursday, October 17th at 7:00 p.m. (check-in at 6:00 p.m.).

Please see  for more information and to support this great cause.

Here is an easy link to register for the tournament and guarantee your free event t-shirt.

Port Hueneme event details will be posted when available.    Looking forward to your participation (supporters are welcome to attend the event and watch the action!).


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