April 14, 2017
NOTICE OF GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
APRIL 23, 2017
The agenda will be as outlined in the Constitution of the UAW and the BY-Laws Of Local 1069, UAW. In addition to the regular order of business, nominations will be accepted for One (1) President, One (1) Vice President, One (1) Recording Secretary, One (1) Financial/Benefits Rep, Three (3) Trustees, Two (2) Ex Members-At-Large, One (1) Guide, One (1) Sergeant-At-Arms, One (1) Shop Chairman, Five (5) Committeemen Northside, Three (3)Committeemen Southside. The Election will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at the Union Hall, 1000 E. Fourth Street, Eddystone, PA 19022, 5:00AM to 8:00PM. Run-off Election, if necessary, will be on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 5:00AM to 8:00PM.
The following articles and sections of our By-Laws should be noted:
ARTICLE VII, SECTION 3.: Any member being nominated for any office, delegate, or committee at a meeting called for such purpose, will have three (3) calendar days following the meeting to accept or decline the nomination.
ARTICLE VII, SECTION 4: Any member accepting nomination may withdraw his or her candidacy provided they notify the Election Committee in writing by registered mail within a period of five (5) work days after such nomination.
ARTICLE VII, SECTION 5: A member will not be permitted to simultaneously hold two (2) elective offices. If a member holding an elective office, the term of which is not expiring, desires to become a candidate for another elective office, such member must notify the local union of his/her resignation from his/her present office sufficiently in advance of the nomination meeting to permit nomination and election of candidates for both offices during the same election. Such resignation would become effective at the time of installation.
ARTICLE VII, SECTION 6: Eligibility of all members nominated must be verified by the Financial Secretary-Treasurer/Benefits Representative.
ARTICLE VIII, SECTION 4: No member shall be eligible for election as an Executive Officer of the local Union until he/she has been a member in continuous good standing in the local union for one (1) year prior to the nomination.
ARTICLE XII, SECTION 2A: No member shall be eligible for election to the Shop Committee of the local Union until he/she has been a Member in continuous good standing in the local union for one (1) year immediately prior to the date of nomination as verified by the Financial Secretary-Treasurer/Benefits Representative.
Michael Tolassi, Jack Connolly, George Donahue,
President Election Committee Chairman Recording Secretary
The Women’s Committee is sponsoring their 1st
Designer Bag Bingo
Saturday, April 22nd
2:30 PM (doors open at 2:00)
at the Union Hall
1000 E Fourth St
Eddystone, PA 19022
This event is OPEN to EVERYONE. Bring your family & friends!!!
Tickets are $30 in advance / $35 at the door
All monies raised will go to our UAW brothers and sisters who have been laid-off. We’d like to send Acme or ShopRite Gift cards to as many of them as possible!!! So please come out and support this event!
There’s going to be plenty of
Beer, Wine, Pizza or Hot Dogs
Coffee & Cakes
Gift Baskets to Raffle off
50/50 Special Bingo
10 GAMES OF BINGO = 10 DESIGNER BAGS
Please contact the following committee members to donate or place your ticket orders:
Debbie Blake – 302-463-4788
Karla Hold – 484-469-1745
Kelly Walker – 484-410-1262
Sami Guererri – 856-275-1310
Melinda Stief – 302-668-9772
Allyce Collins – 610-405-4432
Tara Gundaker – 610-533-0808
Special thanks for all the contributions we’ve already received!!!
April 5, 2017
Brothers and Sisters,
ATTENTION GOLFERS: This Sunday April 9th from 2-5, UAW Local 1069 will be hosting a golf expo at Barnaby’s of Aston (5501 Pennell Rd Aston Pa 19014). This event will have drivers, wedges, iron sets, putters, balls, clothing and other golf accessories at prices that cannot be beat. Brands included are Cobra, Cleveland, Srixon, Puma and more. A percentage of all sales will be donated to the Headstrong Foundation. Come show your support, get some new golf gear and donate all at the same time. Contact Joe Anthony at 610-999-0890 for any questions about the event on April 9th.
As you all know the golf outing is quickly approaching. We will need all balances paid up by April 27th. The event filled up in 2 weeks and we have a waiting list started. We have many sponsors in but are still looking for hole sponsors and donations. We look forward to another great event this year!