Participate

Participation Locations For:                                                  Wednesday,December 19, 2018                                                     *All lines begin at 9:00 am*      

Manhattan
Zara
101 5th Ave.
Between E. 17th St. & E. 18th St.
L/N/Q/R/W/4/5/6 train to 14th St. – Union Square
Contact: Mike Robles (347) 266-0572

Bank of America
560 2nd Ave.
Between E. 31st St. & E. 32nd St.
6 train to 33rd St.
Contact: Jason Delgado (646) 455-9331

GAP
172 Broadway
Between Liberty St. & Cortlandt St.
A, C, 4 or 5 train to Fulton St.
Contact: Anthony Williamson (646) 265-5675

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: Mike Vatter (347) 658-2826

Old Navy
610 6th Ave.
Between W. 17th St. & W. 18th St.
F or M train to 14th St.
Contact: Dennis Lee (347) 712-1684

Bank of America
1 Penn Plaza
Between 7th Ave. & 8th Ave.
1/2/3/A/C/E train to 34th St. – Penn Station
Contact: Jayro Valladares (347) 266-1930

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

9:00 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.