Sat Oct 1 – ILWU Local Walks to Fight Childhood Cancer in Port Hueneme

Group WalkILWU Walk the Coast Committee in Port Hueneme with major sponsors including the Port of Hueneme and business and community groups, conducted a fundraising event with walk, lunch, and live music to raise money for childhood cancer research.  A delegation from the ILWU Credit Union along some members and staff from LA and San Diego attended.   This was a great family-friendly event.   In 4 years, ILWU Walk the Coast Committee in California has raised over $320,000 for childhood cancer research.   For more information, please visit


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ILWU Pensioners Unveil New Harry Bridges Statue in Tacoma, WA

At the 49th Annual Pacific Coast Pensioners Association Convention, September 11, 2016 through September 14, 2016, a new Harry Bridges statue was unveiled at the Local 23 (Tacoma) Dispatch Hall.

The attendees also participated in a reenactment of the 1916 strike on the 11th Street Bridge in Tacoma.

See picture below of Harry Bridges statute, along with ILWU Pensioners and ILWU Secretary-Treasurer Willie Adams.


Harry Bridges Statue Tacoma
Picture of Harry Bridges Statute along with ILWU Pensioners and ILWU Secretary-Treasurer Willie Adams.

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ILWU and PMA Come Together for 11th Annual Boys and Girls Clubs Fundraiser

On Friday, June 3, 2016, ILWU Locals 13, 63, 94, 63 Office Clerical, Pacific Maritime Association, several Employers, the Port of Los Angeles, and various community businesses and other local supporters came together for the 11th Annual ILWU-PMA Fundraising Luncheon for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Los Angeles Harbor.  The Boys and Girls Clubs of LA Harbor serves over 12,000 at-risk youth annually at 14 sites.  Its College Bound program provides daily pathway support to over 1,900 harbor youth.

This year, we are proud to report that, working together, we raised over $77,000 for the Clubs, exceeding last year’s fundraising of $70,000.

06-06-2016 Group Pic Boys and Girls Club Event


06-06-2016 Banner Boys and Girls Club Event
06-06-16 Table

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FYI on Members Only Log-In for Local 63 Website

Just an FYI.

At this time, there is no “Member’s Only” content on the Local 63 Website, so therefore, no need to attempt log-in on the website.  In the future, if this changes, Local 63 will notify the membership.

On the other hand, the Local 63 smart phone app is restricted to Local 63 members and retirees only and Local 63, from time to time, may send time sensitive messages (“push notifications”) to the membership using that tool.

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