Category: Welfare

Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive

 The 26th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive is on Saturday, May 12. Specific questions regarding the Food Drive should be directed to NALC Director of Community Services at 202-393-4695. Frequently Asked Questions (and answers) Thank you for your interest and enthusiasm for the Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive! Here are some answers…

The passing of Wife and Mother Eilene Weaver

It is with heavy hearts that we share with you today the passing of Eilene Weaver, 89, homemaker, passed Wednesday, April 25. Eilene was the wife of Brother “EJ” Weaver that retired in 1992 after 25 years with AA, and Eilene was Mother to Brother Jerry Weaver who had retired in 2012 after 21 years with AA.…

March is “National Women’s History Month”

In response to the 9/11 tragedy, Attorney Saru Jayaraman organized displaced World Trade Center workers and co-founded ROC United. As a national labor leader she helps restaurant workers mobilize with employers and consumers for better wages and working conditions through policy change, workplace justice campaigns, and cooperatively-owned restaurants. In addition to being the Co-founder and…

The Passing of Retired Brother, Jack Robert Martin, Sr.

It is with great sadness that we share with you the passing of brother Jack Robert Martin, Sr. Obituary for Jack Robert Martin, Sr. JACK ROBERT MARTIN Jack Robert Martin was born “at Three Sands Oklahoma” December 24, 1926. He was the only child of Iden Owen Martin and Ethel Florence Osborne. Because his father was…

The Passing of Sister Gwen York

With immense sadness, we announce the passing of our beloved sister and friend, Gwen York, TWU International COPE Director and member of TWU Local 556, the union of Southwest Airlines flight attendants. For decades, Gwen was a light in TWU’s political field department, and a former chair of the union’s Working Women’s Committee. Gwen was…

Angel Tree Program, 2017

The Angel Tree Program is in the process of setting up and is currently located in the Admin Building, CAM building, and Hanger 5/6 locations. We plan to have the Hanger 1/2, 3/4, Turbine, and any offsite set up by the end of the week. I need to have ALL Angels returned to me no…

Spartan Sword Ceremony, November 3rd, 2017

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather predictions this event will be held in Hangar 3&4 Town Hall, Indoors.A Spartan Sword Ceremony will be held at 9:00am on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the main gate of the Tulsa Maintenance Base. The Spartan Sword was made from 9/11 Twin Tower steel. The sword, along with the Spartan…

The passing of Retiree, Brother Leroy Cook

Leroy’s Story Funeral service for Leroy Cook will be held on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Claremore. Pastor Sam Nichols will officiate. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017 at MMS-Payne Funeral Home & Cremation Service from 1-8 p.m., with family receiving visitors from 6-8 p.m. Leroy Alvin Cook…