Participate

Participation Locations For:
Mon
day, June 25, 2018                                                                       

Queens
Schimenti
45-05 Bell Boulevard
Between Northern Blvd. & 45th Road
Q14 bus heading towards Ft. Totten to Bell Blvd. – Northern Blvd.
Contact: Pedro Ortiz (609) 429-3262

Schimenti
136-11 Roosevelt Ave.
Between Main St. & Lippmann Pl.
7 train to Main St.
Contact: Robert Czajkowski (732) 666-8413

Bronx
Chipotle

4768 3rd Ave.
Between E. 189th St. & Park Ave.
Bx22 bus heading towards Fordham Ctr. to E. Fordham Rd. & 3rd
Ave.
Contact: Anthony Williamson (646) 265-5675

Manhattan
Schimenti
876 Broadway
Between East 18th St. & East 19th St.
L/N/Q/R/W/4/5/6 train to 14th St. – Union Square
Contact: Sebastian Sokolowski (917) 494-5449

Chick-fil-A
144 Fulton St.
Between Nassau St. & Broadway
2, 3, A, or C train to Fulton St.
Contact: Mike Robles (347) 266-0572

Alba Services Inc.
531 6th Ave.
Between West 14th St. & West 15th St.
F, M or L train to 14th St. – 6th Ave.
Contact: Jason Delgado (646) 455-9331

Santander Bank
2 Gold St.
Between Liberty St. & Platt St.
A, C, 2 or 3 train to Fulton St.
Contact: Lenny Anselmo (646) 385-4227

Athleta
1517 3rd Ave.
Between East 85th St. & East 86th St.
4, 5, or 6 train to 86th
St.
Contact: Mike Vatter (347) 658-2826

Schimenti
890 Broadway
Between East 19th St. & East 20th St.
L/N/Q/R/W/4/5/6 train to 14th St. – Union Square
Contact: Matthew Richards (609) 954-5899

Schimenti
400 East 62nd St.
Between 1st Ave. & York Ave.
N, R, or W train to Lexington Ave. – 59th St.
Contact: Renato Odelanti (609) 954-5932

Pret-A-Manger
62 West 45th St.
Between 5th Ave. & Ave. of the Americas
B/D/F/M train to 47-50th St. – Rockefeller Center
Contact: Dennis Lee (347) 712-1684

Members of Local 79 must complete one day of mandatory participation each year.
Members can fulfill this requirement in any of the following ways:
Spend a day at a participation location
Attend five participation locations at lunchtime.
Take part in one of the following Local-79 approved activities:

A political action
A civic project with other Local 79 volunteers
A special rally

7:00 am is the typical start time for all participation locations
Participation Location Hotline: 212-465-7957

In addition to these activities, we encourage members to do the following:

Take the RISE (Regional Initiatives for Strategic Education) Foundation course at the Training Fund. This class educates members about the history and economics of the construction industry, union organizing, and helps them in understanding some of the tactics Local 79 employs. Sign up by calling: 347-712-1684

Take the second level RISE Builder course, a more advanced course in community organizing, at the Training Fund. Sign up by calling: 347-712-1684

Participate in Political Action phone banking, local political meetings, and other activities. For more information, call: 212-452-9500.

For more information about ways in which you can get involved and for general questions, call 212-465-7956.