January 22, 2015 ILWU Community March

On January 22, 2015, the Office of Joe Buscaino, LA City Councilman, held a community march in support of the ILWU's Contract negotiations. 5,000-6,000 members of ILWU Locals 13, 63, 94, numerous other unions, and community members marched in support of the ILWU's fight for a fair Contract.

August 10 2013 ILWU Walk the Coast event

On Saturday, August 10, 2013, ILWU Locals 13, 63, and 94, came together with the community and "Walked the Coast" to benefit Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation in the fight against childhood cancer. The event was a great success!

2011 Local 63 Annual Holiday Luncheon

Here are some pics from Local 63's Annual Holiday Luncheon hosted by the Dispatchers and catered by Trani's. It was a fun time for all!

ILWU Conducts 14th Annual Feed the Community Day

For the 14th consecutive year, ILWU Local 63, along with Locals 13, 94, Southern California Pensioners, and Women's Auxiliary #8, funded and participated in the ILWU's annual "Feed the Community Day" for needy families in the Harbor area. The 70-pound baskets, which can feed as many as 10 people, typically include a whole 12-pound turkey, cornbread, fresh fruit, vegetables, etc.

Locals 13 and 63 Host Chinese Labor Delegation

Locals 13 and 63 recently hosted a Chinese Labor delegation from a multitude of trades around China. A lot of beneficial information was shared regarding conditions in China and the U.S. and the ILWU was able to share some information on how our democratically-run Union operates.

Marine Clerks History

October 2012 marks the 75th Anniversary of the Marine Clerks Association in the Ports of LA/LB. Local 63 is assembling pictures and will be conducting interviews as we celebrate our 75th anniversary. Here are just a few of the pictures collected so far. Captions will be added soon. Photo credits: ILWU International library and archives