Participate

Participation Locations For:                                                           Thursday, March 21, 2019             
                                                                                                         

Queens
Kaufman Studios
34-12 36th St.
Between 34th Ave. & 35th Ave.
M or R train to Steinway St.
Contact: Mike Vatter (347) 658-2826

Brooklyn
85 Jay St.
Between York St. & Front St.
F train to York St.
Contact: Lenny Anselmo (646) 385-4227

Bronx
Mountco Construction & Development Corp
600 Bergen Ave.
Meet at the corner of Westchester Ave. & Brook Ave.
2 or 5 train to 3rd Ave. – 149th St.
Contact: Anthony Williamson (646) 265-5675

Manhattan
Schimenti
575 Lexington Ave.
Between E. 51st St. & E. 52nd St.
6 train to 51st St.
Contact: Robert Czajkowski (732) 666-8413

Alba Services Inc.
143 W. 108th St.
Between Columbus Ave. & Amsterdam Ave.
1, C, or B train to 110th St. – Cathedral Pkwy
Contact:  Jason Delgado (646) 455-9331

Old Navy
141 W. 33rd St.
Between Ave. of the Americas & 7th Ave.
A/C/E/1/2/3 train to 34th St. – Penn Station
Contact: Dennis Lee (347) 712-1684

Bank of America
550 7th Ave.
Between W. 39th St. & W. 40th St.
1/2/3/7/A/C/E/N/Q/R/W/S train to 42nd St. – Times Square
Contact: Sebastian Sokolowski (917) 494-5449

buybuy BABY
270 7th Ave.
Between W. 25th St. & W. 26th St.
1 train to 28th St.
Contact: Sebastian Zarnoch (973) 668-1755

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 (unless otherwise stated) 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.